shallow thoughts on SHM

Eric S. Raymond esr at
Sat Oct 26 14:49:38 UTC 2019

James Browning via devel <devel at>:
> I would like to propose a new SHM implementation

The trouble with any new SHM proposal is that the underlayer is not
POSIX and we theefore can't count on it continuing to exist.

We need that kind of funcrionality, but any new design should be dome
over an IPC layer that's POSIX/SuSv2.
		<a href="">Eric S. Raymond</a>

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