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    SubjectRe: > 15,000 Simultaneous Connections
    Mike Jagdis <> writes:

    |> The main cost of select and poll, on the kernel side, is scanning
    |> the fds to see what is ready. The way select and poll are usually
    |> used we want a means to express an interest in an fd and then
    |> receive a stream of "events" as fds change state.

    That's what SIGIO is for.

    Andreas Schwab "And now for something completely different."
    SuSE GmbH, Schanzäckerstr. 10, D-90443 Nürnberg

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