socket multiplexing (deadlocks!)

Jim Gettys Jim.Gettys at
Tue Sep 7 17:51:30 UTC 2004


It is more than just multiplexing.

There are subtle deadlock problems that can take place, which
require some sort of a flow control system to solve.

See the discussion "Deadlock Scenario" in

Right now, dbus, in some usages, can deadlock entirely, I believe.
                      - Jim

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