Re: Selects on dirs/files.

From: Manfred Spraul (
Date: Tue Feb 13 2001 - 09:50:29 EST

"N. Jason Kleinbub" wrote:
> People,
> Not sure where to go from here but ....
> ( Yes I have read the FAQ )
> For practical reasons, I have created some modification to the
> Linux kernel. These changes were to make our implementation of
> software more convenient (elegant). Essentially, I have modified the
> select() calls to allow the non-trivial use of directories as an 'fd'.
Have you checked the F_NOTIFY fcntl()?

If yes, what's the difference between your patch and F_NOTIFY?

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