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    SubjectRe: Alan Cox quote? (was: Re: accounting for threads)
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    > Oh, how I would love for select() and poll() to work on files... or for
    > any other working AIO mothods to be present.
    > What would get broken if things were changed to let select() work for
    > filesystem fds?

    It does. They are always readable. If it were to trigger prefetching in that
    case then I suspect no harm would occur

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