[lkml]   [2003]   [Nov]   [10]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: OT: why no file copy() libc/syscall ??
On Mon, 2003-11-10 at 07:29 -0600, Jesse Pollard wrote:

> > > sys_fscopy(...)
> It is too simple to implement in user mode.

Is it? Please explain the simple steps which cp(1) should take in order
to observe that it is being asked to duplicate a file on a file system
such as CIFS (or NFSv4?) which allows the client to issue a 'copy file'
command over the network without actually transferring the data twice,
and to invoke such a command.


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:58    [W:0.054 / U:11.832 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site