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    SubjectRe: PATCH: Raw device IO for 2.1.131
       From: Jes Sorensen <>
    Date: 14 Dec 1998 14:10:08 +0100

    David> Here is where I disagree with you, sendfile() is the right
    David> answer to pushing data to the wire, SGI's solution is not right
    David> and adds complexity to the kernel where it doesn't need to
    David> exist.

    Provided that data is read directly from disk and put on the wire,

    And you were originally talking about fileserving and how Linux lacks
    there, and this is why I made the statement I did. Now you run off
    and say it is yet another application of data I/O that we need
    something other than sendfile for.

    David S. Miller

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