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From Justin Erenkrantz <jus...@erenkrantz.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Support for opening large files
Date Tue, 11 Feb 2003 01:36:35 GMT
--On Monday, February 10, 2003 8:26 PM -0500 "MATHIHALLI,MADHUSUDAN 
(HP-Cupertino,ex1)" <madhusudan_mathihalli@hp.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> 	I was wondering if this makes sense (I'm not aware if it was
> already discussed earlier)

Please read APR's STATUS under the entry for "Deal with largefiles 
properly on those platforms that support it."

In short, your patch wouldn't be enough by itself.  I believe if the 
platform has largefile support (as detected by that m4 macro in the 
STATUS file), APR should always use largefiles.  I believe that is 
something that the portability layer should hide from the 
applications where possible.  -- justin

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