Object fetchers moved to scheduled operation

Chris Young chris.young at unsatisfactorysoftware.co.uk
Wed Jul 2 10:25:03 BST 2014



On 1 July 2014 09:25:38 BST, Vincent Sanders <vince at netsurf-browser.org> wrote:

>The API has also been extended with fetcher_fdset() which allows the
>fd sets of all active fetchers to be obtained for frontends that wish
>to wait on fd activity instead of polling unnecessarily.

I don't understand this. If it is scheduling the fetches rather than polling, I can ignore this, right? As I'm waiting for messages from the scheduler anyway? 

>Please can all frontend maintainers check I have not made a glaring
>error on their platform as this is pretty invasive for such a small
>cleanup. Especially ChrisY needs to check the amiga frontend as that
>used to rely on a config to schedule curl directly which is no longer
>present.

Slight paranoia showing through :) but it is working bar the bug report I've raised. 

I should be able to check the reformat one tonight, would have done so yesterday but my Internet was playing up and (possibly unrelated) this email account wasn't receiving messages - so I didn't see it until this morning. 

Chris





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