Subject: Re: Suspend/resume hooks
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Lennart Augustsson <email@example.com>
Date: 06/25/1999 21:22:20
Jason Thorpe wrote:
> On Fri, 25 Jun 1999 20:46:12 -0700
> Lennart Augustsson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Or am I just blind today?
> No, you're right... there isn't any mechanism for this.
> I wrote "kevent" for this. But I stopped work on it pending on a
> USENIX paper about a "scalable event framework for UNIX", which turned
> out to be a complete disappointment -- it was a hack for sockets.
> I can ressurect the kevent stuff and finish it up within the month,
> probably, if that will help :-)
That would be great. But while waiting for that I'll just add some specific
power management hooks (i.e. like shutdownhook) that I can use.
I can commit them and then we'll just rip it out when you get the kevent