LCA: The ways of Wayland
Posted Feb 14, 2013 9:21 UTC (Thu) by khim
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It's just not needed in Linux because it carefully kept it's ABI very narrow. Which means that implementations of old, obsolete and no-longer-useful interfaces comprises only tiny piece of kernel (most of these are transparently translated to new capabilities). Most programs still use open(2) and read(2) even today, you know!
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