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Re: Growisofs input cache (get away from dd?)

Andy Polyakov <appro@fy.chalmers.se> wrote:

> and whatever equivalent in C, i.e. open once, pass to many. It is *as
> good* as letting growisofs open it. Actually *better*, because it's not
> subject to race condition. You only have to make sure that the file is
> opened with O_LARGEFILE or with open64. Some script interpretators might
> fail to. A.

Trying to use O_LARGEFILE or open64() directly or without using the right
compile flags makes programs non-portable.

If you like to learn how to do things correctly, search for the net for the
Large File Summit results.


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