Emulator stopping during mnesia writes

Klacke <>
Thu May 11 11:39:19 CEST 2000


> 
> There is nothing wrong with using a whole process to do asynch I/O
> operations if threads are not availible. Many high performance systems
> do this. And if the I/O process segv's recovery is probably easier.
> 


Well there is always the case with opening and closing filedescriptors.
It is possible (by means of the AF_UNIX socket trick) to send fd's
back and forth between unix processes, but a kernel thread sure
make it easier.


/klacke


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