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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Win32: Why explicitly futz with the file pointer?
Date Sun, 20 Oct 2002 02:12:23 GMT
At 08:33 PM 10/19/2002, Bill Stoddard wrote:
>Why do we need to call SetFilePointer to each call of apr_file_write()? In
>the common case where only threads in a single process write to a file,
>calling SetFilePointer is a waste of cycles. If threads from multiple
>processes are writing to a file, then we are broken unless the application
>explicitly serializes access to apr_file_write()

The code predates my involvement in apr, however...

don't you suppose the question belongs in the dev@apr list?

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