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    SubjectRe: OT: why no file copy() libc/syscall ??
    Pavel Machek wrote:
    > > It is, though. If you run out of space copying a file, you know it when
    > > you're copying. Applications don't usually expect to get out-of-space
    > > errors while overwriting something in the middle of a file.
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    > Same can happen on compressed filesystem...

    Or a filesystem with snapshots, e.g. using LVM.

    -- Jamie
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