timerfd() and system call review
Posted Aug 15, 2007 22:34 UTC (Wed) by pphaneuf
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My thoughts exactly, except that I'd point out that a "timer signaled over a pipe library" would probably have a single thread, which would use a heap for the timers. Kind of silly, having a thread whose goal is to sleep all the time, basically, but hey, you've got to do what you've got to do...
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