Subject: Re: VOP_FSYNC parameter extension
To: None <>
From: Todd Whitesel <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/10/1999 18:52:13
>> So, I'd like to add to parameters to VOP_FSYNC: start (off_t) and end (off_t).
> I would suggest using start and len instead so you don't need to worry
> about handling cases where end < start.

Good idea, especially if you also define len==0 to mean "all".

Any time I see a conceptually unsigned argument using a -1 value
for anything, I get this vague uneasy feeling...

Todd Whitesel
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