controlchan testing

Fabien Tassin fta at sofaraway.org
Tue May 8 16:56:39 UTC 2001


According to Russ Allbery:
> > what about using File::Copy ? AFAIR, it's there since Perl 5.002
> > which is enough according to INN requirements.
> 
> I think controlchan wants atomic rename semantics (you don't want there to
> be a window where there isn't any newsgroups file).  For that, you really
> want to use a straight rename.

depends.. if we are using unique filenames as source/temporary files, no need
to care about atomic semantics.

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