Subject: Re: POSIX.4 real-time extensions?
To: None <>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/06/2001 18:05:02
On Fri, Jul 06, 2001 at 01:37:42PM -0700, glen mccready wrote:
> anyway, there's more to doing posix aio properly than immediates jumps
> to mind and that's what i was pointing out... you also don't need a
> thread per process (or per aio event) to put together a "reasonable"
> hack job. :-)

Of course, there's also (or was, once, briefly) a "BSD aio" abstraction,
and if someone were going to pour the work into actually doing aio "right"
it might at least be worth a look -- see Fall and Pasquale on splice().

Thor Lancelot Simon	                            
    And now he couldn't remember when this passion had flown, leaving him so
  foolish and bewildered and astray: can any man?
						   William Styron