Paul Winkler wrote at 2007-4-6 13:30 -0400: > ... >If I understand this stuff correctly, the code in question on a >filesystem that *doesn't* have the sparse file optimization would >equate to "write N null bytes to this file as fast as possible." >True?
Posix defines the semantics. I have not looked it up, but a possible interpretation would also be: write the "n.th" byte and let all other bytes undefined. -- Dieter _______________________________________________ For more information about ZODB, see the ZODB Wiki: http://www.zope.org/Wikis/ZODB/ ZODB-Dev mailing list - ZODB-Dev@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zodb-dev