File fragmentation

Steve Bonds knnf6cy7w001 at
Tue Aug 15 00:03:51 GMT 2006

On 8/14/06, Matt McCutchen wrote:
> Only rsync knows how much data it plans to write, so rsync would have
> to make some sort of call to provide the eventual file size.  I don't
> know anything about the Windows call for preallocating space or
> whether it is available through Cygwin.  If I get a chance, I will try
> to find out.

I don't think this is available via cygwin:

  -- Steve

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