Subject: Re: improving kqueue
To: Matthew Mondor <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
Date: 09/22/2006 22:19:51
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On Fri, Sep 22, 2006 at 10:35:51PM -0400, Matthew Mondor wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Sep 2006 10:35:45 -0700
> Bill Studenmund <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > I think the thing to do here is take a page from the SVR4 book.
> > We add a field to struct vnode that indicates what "watcher" is watchin=
> > it. Then when we look up a vnode in a directory, we copy the watcher in=
> > down to it.
> > No, let's do something like what I mention. The difference is that all=
> > vnodes that are being watched have notes indicating that they are being=
> > watched. If a vnode has no "being watched" indication, it's not being=
> > watched. :-)
> > Let's copy what SVR4 did, with some modernizations.
> Would this book be "The Design of the UNIX Operating System" from Bach?
I believe that book is what I have in mind. :-)
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