DO NOT REPLY [Bug 7337] sparse files not equally sparse on destination

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Sat Apr 24 12:20:31 MDT 2010

wayned at changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|NEW                         |ASSIGNED

------- Comment #1 from wayned at  2010-04-24 13:20 CST -------
Rsync currently writes out a 0-byte into the final byte of the file when a file
is sparse clear through to the end.  We should probably change that to use
ftruncate() (when available) instead.  I'll give that a try soon, unless
someone beats me to the punch.

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