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    SubjectRe: [1/1] connector/CBUS: new messaging subsystem. Revision number next.
    On Tue, 26 Apr 2005 12:31:58 -0500
    Dmitry Torokhov <dmitry.torokhov@gmail.com> wrote:

    > > There may not be the same work with different data.
    > >
    >
    > Ugh, that really blows. Now every user of a particular message type
    > has to coordinate efforts with other users of the same message type...
    >
    > Imability to "fire and forget" undermines usefulness of whole
    > connector. How will you for example implement hotplug notification
    > over connector? Have kobject_hotplug wait and block other instances?
    > But wait on what?

    This is a simple load balancing schema.
    Netlink messages may be dropped in socket queue when
    they are bing delivered to userspace - this is the same -
    if work queue can not be scheduled, message will be dropped,
    but in this case userspace also can not be scheduled
    and message will be dropped.

    > --
    > Dmitry
    >


    Evgeniy Polyakov

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