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

From: John Gardiner Myers (
Date: Wed Oct 23 2002 - 16:39:44 EST

Davide Libenzi wrote:

>Ok, this pretty much stops every attempt to test/compare AIO with sys_epoll ...
It would be useful to compare async poll (the patch that started this
thread) with sys_epoll. sys_epoll is expected to perform better since
it ignores multithreading issues and amortizes registration across
multiple events, but it would be interesting to know by how much.

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