Posted Jul 2, 2009 5:13 UTC (Thu) by quotemstr (subscriber, #45331)
Parent article: The fanotify API
What's wrong with sendmsg/recvmsg? Isn't that the interface commonly-used for special purpose messages over sockets? That's how SCM_RIGHTS works, after all. Come to think of it, aren't there a dozen or so kernel<->userspace interfaces that work?