Subject: Re: letting userland issue FUA writes
To: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
From: Matt Thomas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/17/2006 18:01:49
Bill Studenmund wrote:
> Ok, I like the 'x' syntax.
> Yes, I know it applies to reads too. I'd need help doing the UVM magic to
> make that happen (basically flush the cache, zap the pages, then re-read
Do we need to worry about add a flag for mflush as well?
> Just to be clear, we're talking about not having an equivalent to
> pread/pwrite? I can live with that.
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