Subject: Re: Improving the Unix API
To: Francois-Rene Rideau <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bodo Rueskamp <email@example.com>
Date: 06/28/1999 09:23:13
> >> flink (make a new directory link for file given by descriptor),
> flink() combined with the ability to create an unlinked file
> in a given filesystem would allow for safe temporaries
> without race conditions, that could be "published" when ready.
The System V people (Solaris, Unixware) call this fattach().
Bodo Rüskamp, firstname.lastname@example.org, 51°55' N 7°41' E
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