libev-3.48 has just been released

Kandalintsev Alexandre exe at agava.com
Fri Oct 31 10:18:05 CET 2008


On Thu, 30 Oct 2008 19:15:49 +0300, Marc Lehmann <schmorp at schmorp.de>  
wrote:

> On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 03:54:41PM +0300, Kandalintsev Alexandre  
> <exe at agava.com> wrote:
>> Do you have any tests showing this problem?
>
> No, but you don't need any tests, the basic problem is that epoll doesn't
> know about fork, so when a process forks, a) the parent will receive
> events for file descriptors of the child and b) the parent can do nothing
> about it, as it cannot remove the fds from its set. This property is by
> design and well known. It's a feature, basically.
Oh, the first link in google folows to your post in lkml :). I'll  
carrefully read it
and if I find any suggestions I'll mail you.



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