[Mono-list] io-Layer not abstracting certain calls - Why?
8 Jan 2003 15:53:27 -0000
Found an "IFDEF USE_WIN32_API" that chooses between
CreateFileMapping and mmap in rawbuffer.c.
I was thinking that such APIs that differ between OSes would be
abstracted out by the io-layer.
In other words any particular reason why we couldn't have had just
a CreateFileMapping call then went to the io-layer where a
decision was made to either use windows CreateFileMapping or