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On Wed, Jun 24, 1998 at 07:15:17PM +1000, Richard Gooch wrote:
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> Why bother with sendfile() if you have aio_*() available? sendfile()
> is a trivial wrapper to aio_*().

aio_* implies userspace. sendfile() obviates the need for multiple context
switches, etc.

True, aio_* with page aligned buffers and vm hacks amount to the same thing
anyhow, but I don't know of anyone actively working on the mm system in this
area.



-Chris

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