Re: [nfsv4] RFC 7530: Filehandle of opened file after the REMOVE

Marcel Telka <marcel@telka.sk> Wed, 14 December 2016 11:21 UTC

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Subject: Re: [nfsv4] RFC 7530: Filehandle of opened file after the REMOVE
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Citát David Noveck <davenoveck@gmail.com>om>:
> It appears that you want an informational document saying, more or less:
>
>    - If the server does not want clients to be discomfited by open files
>    being removed, since such behavior is disallowed by typical OS (e.g.Unix)
>    semantics, the server can avoid this situation by delaying the actual
>    removal of the file until last close, as allowed by RFC7530.
>    - The use of rename by clients as a substitute for remove, normally
>    known as "silly rename", has significant problems, since removes  
> can happen
>    on nodes that do not have the file open.
>
> If this is what you want, then you can write an I-D and submit it.

Yes, this is exactly what I want to see.


Thank you.

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