[linux-audio-dev] realtimeness: pthread_cond_signal vs. pipe write

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Tue Jul 11 21:10:27 UTC 2006

On Tue, 2006-07-11 at 17:06 -0400, Dave Robillard wrote:
> Semaphores seem about perfect for this to me.. am I missing something?
> Why doesn't anyone ever recommend them?

i think mostly because in 2000-2001, they were very slow.

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