Subject: Re: RAW access to files
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Wojciech Puchar <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/09/2001 15:24:30
> >
> > of course requests and position in file will be padded to 4 or 8kB
> I don't think this is possible.
> Which reminds me:
> are block reads/writes  from/to disk devices cached in the buffer cache?

if r* device is used - no so i can use raw device for that.
but this is not very easy to change partitioning every hour ;)

raw file access would be nice.