[squeak-dev] Re: Strange Unix file behavior?

Paolo Bonzini bonzini at gnu.org
Fri Aug 8 08:02:16 UTC 2008

> Reading further in the thread, it's not surprising that Linux reinvented the
> wheel to a completely confusing result for those of us with an actual Unix
> background.  Linux ain't Unix.

Interesting point of view, since those system calls were actually 
introduced in Solaris and then ported to Linux.

In fact I think that things like this one, or like Linux's signalfd are 
much more Unix-y than things like SYSV's STREAMS.


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