EXPERIMENTAL: tevent_kqueue support
jra at samba.org
Wed Feb 27 09:58:38 MST 2013
On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 07:02:43AM +0100, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
> Am 26.02.2013 22:44, schrieb Jeremy Allison:
> > On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 01:35:58PM -0800, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> >> That code was already written carefully to do exactly what
> >> it does :-).
> >> Without using threads it's really easy to get yourself
> >> blocked on a pipe. I'll have to do more testing to see
> >> if it's true that writable is cleared when a pipe is
> >> full.
> > Yep. Just confirmed with junk code. poll returns
> > writable on a pipe fd even if writing to such a
> > pipe would block.
> > That means that for this test we can't always
> > prioritize writes over reads, as we just end
> > up blocked in the callback. That's why the
> > callback code is written as it is, I'm
> > assuming a pipe can hold 256 btyes without
> > blocking.
> If we get POLLOUT without being able to write 1 byte
> without blocking, we have a problem.
> That's the whole point of having POLLOUT at all...
> Can you post your junkcode example?
As I mentioned later, I had a bug :-).
Got it working now. I'll re-do the test patch
to work without the hack and re-post it.
You can then rebase it on top of the merged
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