the realities of splice
Posted Jan 20, 2005 14:29 UTC (Thu) by alangley
In reply to: the realities of splice
Parent article: The evolution of pipe buffers
Actually, you have to wonder why it's a new syscall at all. The interface is almost exactly the same as sendfile, so why has Linus added another syscall at all?
(and the outfd, infd arguments are round the wrong way at the moment)
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