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    SubjectRe: Elastic Quota File System (EQFS)
    On Friday 25 June 2004 10:52, Lionel Bouton wrote:
    > Pavel Machek wrote the following on 06/25/2004 12:03 AM :
    > >Of course, if mozilla marked them "elastic" it should better be
    > >prepared for they disappearance. I'd disappear them with simple
    > >unlink(), so they'd physically survive as long as someone held them
    > >open.
    > Doesn't work reliably : the deletion is done in order to reclaim space
    > that is needed now. You may want to retry unlinking files until you
    > reach the free space needed, but this is clearly a receipe for famine :
    > process can wait on writes an unspecified amount of time.

    This could be solved like OOM by killing all related processes.

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