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Asynchronous I/O.

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October 24, 2002
AIO(4)                             BSD Kernel Interfaces Manual                            AIO(4)

NAME

aio — asynchronous I/O

SYNOPSIS

To link into the kernel: options VFS_AIO To load as a kernel loadable module: kldload aio

DESCRIPTION

The aio facility provides system calls for asynchronous I/O. It is available both as a ker‐ nel option for static inclusion and as a dynamic kernel module.

SEE ALSO

aio_cancel(2), aio_error(2), aio_read(2), aio_return(2), aio_suspend(2), aio_waitcomplete(2), aio_write(2), lio_listio(2), config(8), kldload(8), kldunload(8)

HISTORY

The aio facility appeared as a kernel option in FreeBSD 3.0. The aio kernel module appeared in FreeBSD 5.0.
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aio(4freebsd) referred by aio_cancel(2freebsd) | aio_error(2freebsd) | aio_fsync(2freebsd) | aio_mlock(2freebsd) | aio_read(2freebsd) | aio_return(2freebsd) | aio_suspend(2freebsd) | aio_waitcomplete(2freebsd) | aio_write(2freebsd) | lio_listio(2freebsd)
refer to aio_cancel(2freebsd) | aio_error(2freebsd) | aio_read(2freebsd) | aio_return(2freebsd) | aio_suspend(2freebsd) | aio_waitcomplete(2freebsd) | aio_write(2freebsd) | lio_listio(2freebsd)