Sendfile in erlang

Sean Hinde sean.hinde@REDACTED
Fri Nov 14 17:22:39 CET 2003

> Any time I see an API I want to put a decent intepreter on top of it.
> It makes a very powerful combination.
>> Maybe it would be more polite to behave like gen_tcp:send instead
>> and make sure all data is sent, or else return an error.
> Having seen Sean's reply I don't want to put a damper on that as he
> has real use for it. OTOH, I would be ok with libc/system call
> semantics, see above...

Maybe this is what the OTP team also decide, or some combination of 
direct/indirect mapping. I have great faith in their ability to make 
these things consistent :-)


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