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    SubjectRe: Syslets, Threadlets, generic AIO support, v6

    * Ingo Molnar <> wrote:

    > (i definitely remember having written code for that too, but i cannot
    > find that in the archives. hm.) In theory we could avoid _all_
    > fd-bitmap overhead as well and use a per-process list/pool of struct
    > file buffers plus a maximum-fd field as the 'non-linear fd allocator'
    > (at the price of only deallocating them at process exit time).

    btw., this also allows mostly-lockless fd allocation, which would
    probably benefit threaded apps too. (we can just recycle it from a
    per-CPU list of cached fds for that process)

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