Subject: Re: problem with tmpfs and linux emulation?
To: Michael van Elst <email@example.com>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/13/2005 12:30:15
On Sun, Nov 13, 2005 at 11:26:20AM +0000, Michael van Elst wrote:
> Linux readdir() does neither of llseek or lstat64. If it did, then
> you should see the effects also in trivial programs like 'ls'.
> Does /emul/linux/bin/ls fail on tmpfs?
I don't think that's true. I have trouble keeping track of which version
of glibc does what, but see
http://sources.redhat.com/ml/libc-alpha/2004-02/msg00013.html for one
discussion of glibc readdir using lseek.
Thor Lancelot Simon email@example.com
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