My comments bellow:
>As I'm sure you agree, direct I/O and bypassing the file system cacheis an advanced topic that a database might use but not the average
Well.. It is today... but I was hoping it would make it easier for
>The last time I checked, Linux's kernel AIO was limited to raw devicesor files opened for direct I/O.
Yes.. but shouldn't the AsynchronousFileChannel making use of it?
>As you mention alignment I'm curious if you make any assumptions onthe alignment of direct buffers? Just asking because they have been
page aligned since 1.4 but we need to re-visit that for big
applications that enable large pages.
I assumed the newDirectBuffer would call a regular malloc method
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