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From Tyler MacDonald <ty...@yi.org>
Subject Re: sparse files?
Date Thu, 29 Jun 2006 15:57:39 GMT
Garrett Rooney <rooneg@electricjellyfish.net> wrote:
> >        ... Is there any reason that shouldn't be added to APR? It would
> >seem that would make something running under Win32/APR behave more like
> >Unix/APR and therefore encourage the P is for Portability...
> Because it's impossible to implement portably.  There's no good way to
> figure out that a specific filesystem is actually capable of using
> sparse files.

	So what happens on windows when you use the sparse file flag on a
filesystem that doesn't support sparse files?


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