Re: fat problem in 2.4.2

Alan Cox (
Sun, 25 Feb 2001 20:20:17 +0000 (GMT)

> The bug with truncate in the fat filesystem that was present in 2.4.0,
> and fixed with the 2.4.0-ac12 (or earlier) patch is still in the main

It isnt a bug. The fix in 2.4-ac I've dropped. A program that assumes
ftruncating a file large will work is broken.


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