Subject: Re: bi-directional pipes?
To: Brian Chase <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/04/2003 19:07:15
On Tue, Feb 04, 2003 at 07:01:56PM -0800, Brian Chase wrote:

 > And if we don't bi-directional pipes, isn't it likely to break binaries
 > from other OSes that need them when those binaries are run under NetBSD
 > in a compatibility mode?

No, because we can simulate those with the (less efficient) socketpair(2).

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>