Changes between Version 13 and Version 14 of IOTasklist

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05/27/09 13:26:13 (5 years ago)
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whiteknight
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Add two idle thoughts about IO to the page

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  • IOTasklist

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    1919 * Use roles and VTABLE_does to differentiate capabilities of different PMC types. 
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     21== Ideas == 
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     23 * Create "StreamDescriptor" PMC type to abstract out system-dependent IO descriptors. Would allow FileHandles and Sockets to be subclassed more easily 
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     25 * Create a "StreamBuffer" PMC type to abstract out buffering details. Would allow FileHandles and Sockets to be subclassed more easily, and give all IO types easy access to buffering 
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    2128= IO API =