cvs commit: src/include Makefile spawn.h unistd.h src/lib/libc/gen exec.3 exec.c posix_spawn.c

Ed Schouten ed at
Tue Jun 17 16:09:17 UTC 2008

* Maxim Sobolev <sobomax at> wrote:
> Are there any benefits of doing it in the kernel vs. doing it via fork+exec?

In theory there should be performance benefits, because there is no need
to fork an entire process. You would only need to handcraft a new one.

 Ed Schouten <ed at>
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