On Mon, 19 Apr 1999, Rob Hill wrote:
Gach! I hate it!!@
Netscape is currently taking up 48052k on my machine!!
I've also noticed that it writes straight to the disk rather than
waiting for the system sync which totally defeats the purpose of the
don't think it's possible to write straight to disk. there's an
O_SYNC flag to open, but AFAIK it doesn't do anything. opening a file
in synchronous mode isn't implemented in linux. it's either sync the
complete device or wait for linux to write out dirty buffers.
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