User: Password:
|
|
Subscribe / Log in / New account

timerfd() and system call review

timerfd() and system call review

Posted Aug 17, 2007 17:40 UTC (Fri) by giraffedata (subscriber, #1954)
In reply to: timerfd() and system call review by nix
Parent article: timerfd() and system call review

I agree. If you have a "We're not committed to this and don't stand behind it yet" status, things stay in that status a long time and then there's no distinction between function in that status and not.

I think it should be like the 5-second rule for reclaiming food dropped on the floor. You have one release to change your mind and redo a user interface before it becomes set in stone.

The effectiveness of that would depend entirely upon how well the rule can be communicated to users.


(Log in to post comments)


Copyright © 2017, Eklektix, Inc.
Comments and public postings are copyrighted by their creators.
Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds