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What's the problem?

What's the problem?

Posted Oct 28, 2010 14:35 UTC (Thu) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
In reply to: What's the problem? by michaeljt
Parent article: Ghosts of Unix Past: a historical search for design patterns

Yes, this is just like Unix-domain sockets. Neil's point is that the Unix-domain socket API is needlessly clumsy for this application: his proposed API would be much better (only nobody would use it for years if implemented, because it's Linux-specific).

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