Alvaro Herrera <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> Andrew Dunstan wrote:
>> How about #defining safe_stat to be pg_win32_safe_stat on Windows and  
>> simply stat elsewhere? Then use safe_stat at the places you consider  
>> critical.

> I would couple this with a pgwin32_unsafe_stat on Windows, which changes
> the size value to 0, so that if anyone gets it wrong it's immediately
> obvious.

It's only worth having two versions if someone can show that there's
actually going to be a performance problem from the extra syscall.
I don't believe we use stat() in any place where it's really gonna
matter much ...

                        regards, tom lane

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