Re: OFFTOPIC: Regarding NT vs Linux

Rogier Wolff (
Wed, 24 Sep 1997 14:30:48 +0200 (MET DST)

Larry McVoy wrote:

[ .... O_DIRECT ... ]

This is already a very valuable tip.....

> SGI is looking at a copy_file() like interface that I designed before I
> left. It's called "splice(from, to, length)" and I have a few notes I
> can post if the list is interested.

..... but yes, we're (*) very interested in what you have to say about


(*) Well, at least I am.... :-)

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