Subject: Re: kern/28472: NFS client gets atime wrong
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 12/03/2004 16:28:22
> Example where atime is updated when it shouldn't be.
> This is similar to when mail is delivered to a mailbox.
i guess it's due to (superfluous?) cache invalidation due to IO_APPEND.
> Example where atime is NOT updated when it should be:
it seems like an expected behaviour because the file data is cached locally
and the server will get only non-READ requests like GETATTR which doesn't
update atime. i'm not sure why it doesn't occur on 1.5.