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From r..@covalent.net
Subject Re: APR_EXCL
Date Sat, 20 Jan 2001 03:22:42 GMT

> Why do we insist on being apache?  Docs for APR_EXCL flag
> state "Open should fail if APR_CREATE and file exists"
> That's great for a web server.  Why in APR?

Because it's an incredibly useful thing to have.  This is just saying
create the file, but if it already exists, then return an error.  If you
just want to open the file, and don't care if it already exists, just
leave the APR_EXCL out.


Ryan Bloom                        	rbb@apache.org
406 29th St.
San Francisco, CA 94131

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