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    SubjectRe: [Kiobuf-io-devel] RFC: Kernel mechanism: Compound event wait
    On Tue, Feb 06, 2001 at 05:05:06PM +0000, Stephen C. Tweedie wrote:
    > The whole point of the post was that it is merging, not splitting,
    > which is troublesome. How are you going to merge requests without
    > having chains of scatter-gather entities each with their own
    > completion callbacks?

    The object passed down to the low-level driver just needs to ne able
    to contain multiple end-io callbacks. The decision what to call when
    some of the scatter-gather entities fail is of course not so easy to
    handle and needs further discussion.

    Christoph

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