Libevent error 'Bad File Descriptor'
Wed, 22 Oct 2003 15:36:16 -0700
On Wednesday, Oct 22, 2003, at 15:26 US/Pacific, Anatoly Vorobey wrote:
> I don't object - just frustrated because I don't understand why this
> is happening and why moving the code solves it. Did you figure it out?
Hmm... from the man page for kqueue(2):
The kqueue() system call creates a new kernel event queue and
descriptor. The queue is not inherited by a child created with
However, if rfork(2) is called without the RFFDG flag, then the
tor table is shared, which will allow sharing of the kqueue
daemon(3) works by fork()ing off a child process and exiting the
parent, so we lose the queue in the child if we set it up in the parent
-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com)