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It's also very important to notice that network blocking calls like send/recv also release the P because the scheduler knows what's happening and passes the FDs over to the net poller, that is a single thread that waits on all of them through epoll or similar API. So you don't end up with one M for network socket and you get fully transparent async networking



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