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I don't think that there is a security advantage and I'm not even clear how to move this process into the OS kernel in the first place. The kernel is about protecting local resources from each other, like making sure that one process cannot access memory from other processes. It has no idea about user space logic. That does not mean though, that one cannot ...


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Yeah, that seems like a bad idea. Basically, what is HTML/javascript? It's someone else's code running on your computer through some fancy interpreter / sandbox thing that we call "a browser". I generally trust github.com to serve me non-malicious code, especially since browsers put a lot of effort into sandboxing websites so that html/js from ...


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