[Spread-users] Using Spread in a single system for local IPC
a.muzzetta at i4es.it
Tue Nov 14 09:05:39 EST 2006
I have a question regarding the use of Spread inside a system with soft
There are a group of processes residing in the same machine. The
communications scenarios are two:
1) Sharing some data with many processes through shared memory. The
sharing process would update the shared memory and let other processes
access it in read-only mode.
2) Passing and receiving commands from processes through dedicated FIFOs.
Spread, however, has a more straightforward API and can be used for both
My doubt is if its performance would be comparable to the native IPC
system calls, given that the processes require soft real time
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