fdatasync() vs. fsync()

  • From: Marcus von Appen <mva@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: emelfm2 <emelfm2@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 3 Apr 2008 15:32:21 +0200


I wonder about the fdatasync() call in plugins/e2p_crypt.c. Does the
module need or relies on real-time behaviour? If not, could fsync() be
used instead? This would allow operating systems not supporting the POSIX
real-time specs to use it as well ;-).


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