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Re: [Nmh-workers] extensions on tmp filenames?

From: Lyndon Nerenberg
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] extensions on tmp filenames?
Date: Sat, 1 Feb 2014 17:40:43 -0800

On Feb 1, 2014, at 2:30 PM, David Levine <address@hidden> wrote:

> rename allows the new filename to refer
> to the old file, even if very briefly.  So I removed that
> rename.

If it does, it's horribly broken.  ISO C demands that rename() be atomic - 
that's the whole reason for its existence.

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