Re: epoll (was Re: [PATCH] async poll for 2.5)

From: Davide Libenzi (
Date: Wed Oct 23 2002 - 16:35:16 EST

On Wed, 23 Oct 2002, Benjamin LaHaise wrote:

> On Wed, Oct 23, 2002 at 11:47:33AM -0700, Davide Libenzi wrote:
> > Ben, does it work at all currently read/write requests on sockets ? I
> > would like to test AIO on networking using my test http server, and I was
> > thinking about using poll() for async accept and AIO for read/write. The
> > poll() should be pretty fast because there's only one fd in the set and
> > the remaining code will use AIO for read/write. Might this work currently ?
> The socket async read/write code is not yet in the kernel.

Ok, this pretty much stops every attempt to test/compare AIO with sys_epoll ...

- Davide

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