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SubjectRe: File System Performance
On Mon, Nov 12, 2001 at 02:16:23PM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> One wonders why.

No, on doesn't:

> Corrections to speed-up the sizeing pass in Amanda:

Granted, star's nullout option may have been smarter, and more in the realm
of ``least surprise,'' but one can understand why gtar does this.

Try tar cf /dev/zero instead.

Mike Castle
We are all of us living in the shadow of Manhattan. -- Watchmen
fatal ("You are in a maze of twisty compiler features, all different"); -- gcc
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