A common VFS and a Common conf-system [Part II]

Jamie McCracken jamiemcc at blueyonder.co.uk
Thu Mar 3 17:07:59 EET 2005

Alexander Larsson wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-03-03 at 14:11 +0000, Jamie McCracken wrote:
>>So this kills off the need to have a daemon then?
> Eh. Where did you get that idea from? 

 From sean - the rasion d'etre of his daemon was out of process 

A daemons is a very useful way to
> separate strange libraries we link to from the app, to generally make
> things more stable and to share connections between processes.

True but I was hoping we could at least make some of the file I/O in 
process if an app wanted it that way. If a multithreaded daemon is used 
then this wont be possibe :(


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