Subject: Re: RAW access to files
To: Wojciech Puchar <>
From: Chuck Silvers <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/09/2001 14:48:31
this is more often called "direct i/o" or "unbuffered i/o".
it's on the list of things I want to add, but I haven't had time yet.


On Wed, Dec 05, 2001 at 08:09:41PM +0100, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> is it possible to do read/write access to regular files without buffer
> cache?
> of course requests and position in file will be padded to 4 or 8kB