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    porting POSIX to kernel mode


    hi,

    Is it possible to port POSIX to kernel mode so that user defined kernel modules can use those APIs as and when required...

    is it a valid thing?

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    Current kernel libraries have some POSIX support. The question should be which functions/types/whatever do you need?
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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