What does vmsplice() add?
Posted Apr 28, 2006 2:17 UTC (Fri) by xoddam
In reply to: The tricky part...
Parent article: The splice() weekly news
Determining completion is indeed tricky, especially where remote hosts
are involved. But there are already two good choices for the interface:
write() blocks until the buffer may be reused by the application,
aio_write() instead posts a notification. What does vmsplice() add?
(Changing to a vector operation changes the names of the functions, but
not the nature of the question).
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