dvfs api and toolkits

Sean Middleditch elanthis at awesomeplay.com
Tue Apr 5 03:01:15 EEST 2005

On Tue, 2005-04-05 at 00:10 +0200, nf2 wrote:

> I'd bet (a bottle of bitburger) that the daemon will be designed in 
> synchronous (C) style using threads. You can't compare a VFS daemon with 
> a Web-Server. A VFS backend has two "pipes" to talk to - the client and 
> the outside world - with different speeds - which makes async design 
> very hard.

The daemon will be using threads, yes.  The daemon will still be
designed around asynchronous communication with the client.

Not a like a web server, no, but a lot like a proxy.  There's nothing
new or spectacular here.
Sean Middleditch <elanthis at awesomeplay.com>

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