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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] vfs: new O_NODE open flag
    On Fri, 25 Sep 2009 13:37:47 BST, "Dr. David Alan Gilbert" said:

    > Given an fd opened in this way is it possible to reopen it normally and
    > be guarenteed to get the same object?

    It's not possible even without this flag. Consider:

    fd1 = open("/tmp/foo",flags);
    rc = rename("/tmp/foo","/tmp/bar");
    fd2 = open("/tmp/foo",flags);

    Or were you asking if *absent that sort of tomfoolery* if it would work?
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