Subject: Re: bi-directional pipes?
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/04/2003 22:10:15
> > 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).

just out of much less efficient is it?

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