[TUHS] History of select(2)

Warren Toomey wkt at tuhs.org
Mon Jan 9 20:42:56 AEST 2017

> On 9 Jan 2017, at 3:35 , Warren Toomey wrote:
> > Also, I came across this history of select(2) a while back:
> > https://idea.popcount.org/2016-11-01-a-brief-history-of-select2/

On Mon, Jan 09, 2017 at 11:36:20AM +0100, Paul Ruizendaal wrote:
> That is an interesting blog post, but I think it is a bit short on the
> history of things before 4.2BSD. Below my current understanding of what
> came before select().

Wow, that's an excellent writeup of the early history of select(2).
Thanks Paul!

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