Subject: Re: nsswitch.conf and irs.conf
To: None <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/19/2003 18:00:36
On Mon, Jan 20, 2003 at 09:49:01AM +0900, wrote:

 > 	gethostbyname_p() uses thread-specific data, which is typed
 > 	struct net_data.

Right, so Soda's point is that TSD has more overhead than a different
reentrancy strategy, which is why we should consider using a different
strategy, rather than one that uses TSD :-)

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>