[OpenAFS] Re: Large files with 1.6.0pre2
Sun, 6 Mar 2011 21:32:50 +0000
On 6 Mar 2011, at 20:45, Russ Allbery <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Ryan's patch is basically a partial reimplementation of
> _FILE_OFFSET_BITS=3D64 only for that one function.
Actually, we're already carrying this logic to provide 64bit variants of all=
of the other file manipulation functions we use. It's just that the patch t=
hat added positional I/O didn't contain necessary goo for 64bit compatibilit=
So, what I was trying to say is that Ryan's patch is a great stopgap for 1.6=
.0, but we should try and fix the whole thing on master.