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SubjectRe: replace() system call needed (was Re: EXT4-ish "fixes" in UBIFS)
ext Andreas T.Auer wrote:
> On 29.03.2009 14:42 Artem Bityutskiy wrote:
>> Pavel Machek wrote:
>>>> 1. truncate/write/close leads to empty files
>>> this is buggy.
>> In FS, or in application?
> In application of course. If you rewrite a huge file that way, you have
> a long-time risk of loosing data in a crash, even with sychronous writes.

You know, after reading all these blogs and discussions,
I will not be surprised if someone says this is an FS bug.

Best Regards,
Artem Bityutskiy (Артём Битюцкий)
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