2002-09-24 21:45:40

by Larry Kessler

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Subject: Re: [evlog-dev] Re: alternate event logging proposal

Horst von Brand wrote:
> Larry Kessler <[email protected]> said:
> [...]
> > Event logging uses real-time signaling to notify a process that's registered
> > for notification that an event matching the criteria defined during
> > registration has been written to the event log. When notified, the process
> > can read the entire event from the event log and then do whatever.
> How is said event found? By scanning the whole log?

No, the record id of the associated event is obtained by calling a function
after your process is notified. See link in previous note for full API