Subject: Re: kqueue, NOTE_EOF
To: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
From: John-Mark Gurney <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/12/2003 16:10:18
marius aamodt eriksen wrote this message on Wed, Nov 12, 2003 at 14:06 -0500:
> > >right - the idea was to preserve existing semantics, while leaving the
> > >poll-like semantics optional.
> > I'm not sure the "existing semantics" are anything more than a bug that
> > should be fixed.
> this behavior is useful in, for example,
> "tail -f"
Why not use EVFILT_VNODE, NOTE_EXTEND for this?
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