[lkml]   [2000]   [Mar]   [4]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: FIle IO Scatter/Gather.
On Sat, 4 Mar 2000, Peter Zaitsev wrote:
> Could you please tell me if there is (or planned) the sxatter/gather or
> queue processing on file I/O level.
> I mean the syscall there you pass an array of different requests which may
> read or write data in different locations of file. Of couse this may be
> implemented on user level but the in this case you lose the gain of requests
> reordering and processing them in optimal sequence.

Not different locations in a file, but readv() and writev() are close...


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:56    [W:0.089 / U:0.540 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site