[svlug] select implementation

J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
Mon Mar 31 08:40:22 PST 2003

On Mon, 31 Mar 2003 04:35:55 -0800 (PST) 
rufoo2001  <Rufoo> wrote:

> I am looking for implementation details of the non-blocking select
> call. Can somebody give me references?

select () is a libC call that lives atop a syscall.  See the glibC
sources for the library side and your local Linux kernel sources for the

Wildly guessing as to the territory you're interested in, I'd suggest
reading Dan Kegel's C10K page.

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