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    SubjectRe: mremap() proposal (was Re: malloc and joe)
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    > for the initial mapping, and then when the process notices that the file
    > has grown (or shrunk), it does a
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    > mremap(addr, old_size, st.st_size)
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    > to be able to read the new pages. A very logical interface, in fact.

    Don't forget that mmap() has a ``start offset within the file'',
    that is, we might not want to care about first 5 GB of some file,
    and want to skip it with that offset...

    > Linus

    /Matti Aarnio <mea@utu.fi>


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