Martin Blapp wrote:
> We just noted that SGI's famd (the file alteration deamon) in BSD
> does have to poll the devices, instead getting noticed by the kernel.
> How hard would it be to integrate kernel support for this
> using kqueue ?

It's there; you just have to register interest in the events.

> A neat thing would be to emulate IRIX's /dev/imon ...

As the kqueue paper points out, /dev/imon is less efficient that
the kqueue equivalent.

> Also see these posting ...

This posting is about porting kqueue to NetBSD.

-- Terry

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