On Monday 26 January 2004 23:29, Alan Cox wrote:
On Mon, Jan 26, 2004 at 11:13:44PM +0100, Ronny Buchmann wrote:
> > And is dd_recover using O_DIRECT when it can ?
> My last question, I think: When can O_DIRECT not be used?
When open with O_DIRECT fails. Its a "please can I have this" option
that not all file systems support
So for (block) devices it will aways work?