Re: Cobalt

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Mon, 05 Oct 1998 23:46:45 +0200

Brian wrote:

> async I/O as in an async filesystem? Is that a reality on linux yet?

Squid 2 does async disk-I/O on top of standard blocking disk I/O by
using threads. The I/O operations themselves is not asyncronous, but in
Squids point of view they are. This is on all platforms that supports
working POSIX kernel threads.

Henrik Nordström
Sparetime Squid Hacker
Received on Mon Oct 05 1998 - 16:40:02 MDT

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