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Wed, 7 Aug 2002 01:11:37 +0200
On Tue, Aug 06, 2002 at 03:52:33PM -0400, Roland McGrath wrote:
> The story with the user stubs is the same in swapon, and I made proxy-defpager
> make its own stubs as swapon does.
Yes, that works for me.
> One idea is not to
> have default_pager_object_create be the thing that any Hurd user normally
> uses, but rather say what they should do is use shm_open and mmap it or
> getdport+io_map to get the memobj.
Ah, ok. Do you think we should add the shm and POSIX locking stuff before
resolving io_close (assuming their implementation is fine otherwise)? I am
not sure how much work it is to make glibc able to generate a good
interruptible stub for io_close under the semantics we gave it.
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