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SubjectRe: Is there any interest in Dynamic API

On Thu, 23 Aug 2001, Richard J Moore wrote:

> On Thu, 23 Aug 2001, Alexander Viro <>:
> > s/ioctl/read() and write()/, please.
> Why not ioctl?

Because use of read() and write() forces at least some thinking about
making the API you add reasonably clean - ioctl() is "anything goes"
junkpile by design.

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