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Async I/O

Async I/O

Posted Nov 27, 2010 3:06 UTC (Sat) by foom (subscriber, #14868)
In reply to: Async I/O by skissane
Parent article: Ghosts of Unix past, part 4: High-maintenance designs

But why bother? Kernel threads *are* such a state machine, just a very convenient form. What good would reinventing threads do?

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