preallocated file size
davecb at canada.sun.com
Sat Feb 5 00:12:47 GMT 2000
Terry McCoy wrote:
> > Hmmm... I wonder how they handle incomplete file transfers, but
> > that's a potential problem for another day :>)
> > Wondering if this is specific to NT or does Win 95/98 behave the same?
> > Do you know if this a client side option for NT/98/95?
David Collier-Brown wrote:
> No, but I can find out on the weekend about 95.
I just did the obvious test, and copying on Win95
appears to start at the beginning, copy for a
considerable number of packets, run out of space
on the server, report it and clean up quietly.
The "optimization" appears to be specific to NT.
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