Zero Copy, FreeBSD and Linus Torvalds opinion
kip.macy at gmail.com
Sun Apr 30 21:17:36 UTC 2006
The implementation is > 7 years old, not used by default, and was
intended for a specific application. There really isn't much to say.
On 4/30/06, Iantcho Vassilev <ianchov at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello guys,
> in bsdnews.com i found this link http://kerneltrap.org/node/6506 and
> particulary this:
> "I claim that Mach people (and apparently FreeBSD) are incompetent idiots.
> Playing games with VM is bad. memory copies are _also_ bad, but quite
> frankly, memory copies often have _less_ downside than VM games, and bigger
> caches will only continue to drive that point home."
> What do you think about it?
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