Subject: Re: have there been any "recent" resolver fixes?
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Michael Graff <email@example.com>
Date: 05/25/2000 13:56:23
Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU> writes:
> In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
> Michael Graff writes:
> >We hope to have a version of bind9 out that will not require threads,
> >but will basically be one large select() or poll() loop. If someone
> >were to write and donate that code, of course, it would happen much
> >faster. :)
> Ack. I really hope you meant to say " we hope to have a version of
> bind9 out that will not require threads, but will basically use
> callbacks to an application-provided select() or poll() loop".
It will be application-defined, yes. Basically a "this function is
called to request watching for read on this FD" and "this function is
called to change the next timeout time" etc.