[Patch] Moving FD passing into the header
thiago at kde.org
Fri Jun 18 09:26:23 PDT 2010
Em Sexta-feira 18. Junho 2010, às 16.22.21, Havoc Pennington escreveu:
> On Fri, Jun 18, 2010 at 2:23 AM, Thiago Macieira <thiago at kde.org> wrote:
> > Finally, with the addition of Maybe types, we are changing the type
> > system anyway.
> Didn't we add some feature negotiation with the fd patch, so apps that
> aren't updated just won't advertise the feature?
Correct, but that's not the point.
The point is that by moving the file descriptors to out-of-band data,
applications that haven't been updated will be able to call methods that
expect file descriptors.
Also, changing the typesystem isn't an argument against FDs because we're
changing it anyway.
Thiago Macieira - thiago (AT) macieira.info - thiago (AT) kde.org
Senior Product Manager - Nokia, Qt Development Frameworks
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