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From "Irving, Dave" <dave.irv...@logicacmg.com>
Subject NIO channel "commands" or something mad like that....
Date Thu, 01 Jun 2006 12:59:29 GMT

Just brainstorming really, but here's the deal...
Suppose I want to transfer the contents of a file through mina.
Right now, I have to do this directly by reading in the file and writing
it out through the session.
However, what would be nice would be if I could make use of

How cool would that be?

But, of course, there are write ordering issues and such like. So even
if I could grab hold of the channel somehow, I couldn't just transfer to
it - as mina might already be doing some queued writes.

So Im thinking maybe something like a channel "command" or something?


Mina queues it, just like a write, and then invokes it when its time
Obviously a lot more thought would be needed on this (e.g. what
"SomeKindOfchannelCommand" actually looks like, what the invocation
semantics are - blocking / non blocking etc).

Any thoughts? Is this just a stupid idea....?


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