[linux-elitists] rsync hacks (fwd from kragen@pobox.com)

Martin Pool mbp@sourcefrog.net
Thu Jul 22 10:45:36 PDT 2004


On 21 Jul 2004, Martin Pool <mbp@sourcefrog.net> wrote:
> On 20 Jul 2004, Martin Pool <mbp@sourcefrog.net> wrote:
> > 
> > Even better might be an O_NOATIME flag, so that all other files can work
> > normally.  I think Hurd already has this, so when we all switch to GNU Hurd
> > in 2001 it will be OK.  In the meantime maybe somebody should do it on Linux.
> 
> In fact, such a thing has been written, but not yet merged.

And now it's in 2.6.8rc2.  Go crazy.

-- 
Martin
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