r764 - in trunk/varnish-cache: . bin/varnishd

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Tue Aug 8 10:31:11 CEST 2006

In message <ujrr6zr7hqh.fsf at cat.linpro.no>, Dag-Erling =?iso-8859-1?Q?Sm=F8rgra
v?= writes:
>"Poul-Henning Kamp" <phk at phk.freebsd.dk> writes:
>> poll(2) is mandatory, I really don't feel like adding a select(2)
>> variant either, all moderately recent UNIX have a poll(2).
>I thought poll(2) was only used when kqueue(2) isn't available?

No, it's also used to do reads and writes that time out.

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