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From: Eric Wong <e@yhbt.net>
To: Kyle Meyer <kyle@kyleam.com>
Cc: meta@public-inbox.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 11/34] watch: use signalfd for Maildir watching
Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 22:32:07 +0000
Message-ID: <20200627223207.GA5053@dcvr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87tuyw5nxy.fsf@kyleam.com>

Kyle Meyer <kyle@kyleam.com> wrote:
> One of these days, I'm going to read through a series on this list and
> make a valuable technical comment :]  Until then...

No worries, your contributions are valuable regardless of
whether they're technical or not :>

> Eric Wong writes:
> 
> > We can get rid of the janky wannabe
> > self-using-a-directory-instead-of-pipe thing we needed to
> > workaround Filesys::Notify::Simple being blocking.
> >
> > For existing Maildir users, this should be more robust and
> > immune to missed wakeups for to signalfd and kqueue-enabled
> 
> s/for to/for/ ?

Thanks, will queue up some fixes along with your other comment.

There's deeper issues with this series w.r.t zombies for
existing Maildir users...

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Thread overview: 46+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-06-27 10:03 [PATCH 00/34] watch: add IMAP and NNTP support Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 01/34] inboxwritable: ensure ssoma.lock exists on init Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 02/34] inbox: warn on ->on_inbox_unlock exception Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 03/34] IMAPTracker: Add a helper to track our place in reading imap mailboxes Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 04/34] imaptracker: use ~/.local/share/public-inbox/imap.sqlite3 Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 05/34] watchmaildir: hoist out compile_watchheaders Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 06/34] watchmaildir: fix check for spam vs ham inbox conflicts Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 07/34] URI IMAP support Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 08/34] watch: preliminary " Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 09/34] kqnotify|fake_inotify: detect Maildir write ops Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 10/34] watch: remove Filesys::Notify::Simple dependency Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 11/34] watch: use signalfd for Maildir watching Eric Wong
2020-06-27 19:05   ` Kyle Meyer
2020-06-27 22:32     ` Eric Wong [this message]
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 12/34] ds: remove fields.pm usage Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 13/34] watch: wire up IMAP IDLE reapers to DS Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 14/34] watch: support IMAP polling Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 15/34] config: support ->urlmatch method for -watch Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 16/34] watch: stop importers before forking Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 17/34] watch: use UID SEARCH to avoid empty UID FETCH Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 18/34] ds: add_timer: allow passing arg to callback Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 19/34] imaptracker: add {url} field to reduce args Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 20/34] imaptracker: drop {dbname} field Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 21/34] watch: avoid long transaction to IMAPTracker Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 22/34] watch: support imap.fetchBatchSize parameter Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 23/34] watch: imap: be quiet about disconnecting on quit Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 24/34] watch: support multiple watch: directives per-inbox Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 25/34] watch: remove {mdir} array Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 26/34] watch: just use ->urlmatch Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 27/34] testcommon: $ENV{TAIL} supports non-@ARGV redirects Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 28/34] watch: add NNTP support Eric Wong
2020-06-27 19:06   ` Kyle Meyer
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 29/34] watch: show user-specified URL consistently Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 30/34] watch: enable autoflush for STDOUT and STDERR Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 31/34] watch: use our own "git credential" wrapper Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 32/34] watch: support ~/.netrc via Net::Netrc Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:03 ` [PATCH 33/34] imaptracker: use flock(2) around writes Eric Wong
2020-06-27 10:04 ` [PATCH 34/34] watch: simplify internal structures Eric Wong
2020-06-29 10:34 ` [PATCH 0/5] watch: Maildir fixes Eric Wong
2020-06-29 10:34   ` [PATCH 1/5] watch: check for duplicates in ->over before spamcheck Eric Wong
2020-06-29 10:34   ` [PATCH 2/5] watch: show path for warnings from spam messages Eric Wong
2020-06-29 10:34   ` [PATCH 3/5] watch: ensure SIGCHLD works in forked children Eric Wong
2020-06-29 10:34   ` [PATCH 4/5] spawn: unblock SIGCHLD in subprocess Eric Wong
2020-07-07  6:17     ` [PATCH 6/5] t/spawn: fix test reliability Eric Wong
2020-06-29 10:34   ` [PATCH 5/5] watch: make waitpid() synchronous for Maildir scans Eric Wong
2020-06-29 10:37     ` Eric Wong

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