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Re: open()ing a directory without O_DIRECTORY

Le lun. 4 mars 2019 à 08:31, George Georgalis <> a écrit :
> Oh I thought the conversation had expanded to over writing old file data too, which would seem a grater value add than the dirent overwrite.

No it hasn't.

Overwriting old file data would be extremely expensive (and very bad
for durability for media - SSD/SD), and hence is very bad idea to do
for any general purpose file system.


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