Coda File System

Re: podfuk uservfs close problem

From: Stephen J. Turnbull <>
Date: Fri, 16 Feb 2001 10:24:22 +0900
>>>>> "Jan" == Jan Harkes <> writes:

    Jan> Which is ofcourse a big pain, breaking compatibility for both
    Jan> kernel modules and userspace applications. And consider that
    Jan> most applications don't even bother to check the return value
    Jan> of close(2).

XEmacs does, religiously.  I went on a crusade after such a bug last

Please don't use buggy/careless applications as a reason not to

The other reasons you give are sufficient reasons to wait.

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Received on 2001-02-15 20:30:25