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Re: Alternative to bootstrap_register?



On Nov 18, 2009, at 1:59 PM, Godfrey van der Linden wrote:
> Sorry for the repost, just occurred to me.
>
> Since you are launching a server process directly, have you considered the typical unix solution of using pipes to communicate with the child. See popen(3), which is a single API that that allows a parent to create a child and connect to it.


We're trying to discourage projects from spawning their own child processes. I haven't seen any reason the original poster couldn't just make the proposed child process into an on-demand launchd job that registers a MachService.
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Damien Sorresso
BSD Engineering
Apple Inc.

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 >Alternative to bootstrap_register? (From: Uli Kusterer <email@hidden>)
 >Re: Alternative to bootstrap_register? (From: Damien Sorresso <email@hidden>)
 >Re: Alternative to bootstrap_register? (From: Uli Kusterer <email@hidden>)
 >Re: Alternative to bootstrap_register? (From: Godfrey van der Linden <email@hidden>)
 >Re: Alternative to bootstrap_register? (From: Godfrey van der Linden <email@hidden>)



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