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Re: Why is it called strategy?

On Oct 18, 2011, at 3:34 55AM, Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:

> As I understand, at VFS level, VOP_STRATEGY(9) is used for I/O to block
> devices. Where does that name comes from? 

It's an ancient name -- it appears in,
which is 3rd Edition Unix that dmr dated to 1973.

                --Steve Bellovin,

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