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Re: Operations not Atomic (was: bind draft issues)

From: Brian Korver <briank@xythos.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Mar 2003 17:02:59 -0800
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On Monday, March 3, 2003, at 02:09  PM, Julian Reschke wrote:
>
> Brian,
>
> I can follow for DELETE (see separate mail), but I'm at a loss about 
> how
> MOVE and BIND can be non-atomic. Could you please explain?
>
> Julian

Julian,

Oops, I typed "BIND" when I meant "COPY".

For MOVE, I mostly mean the DELETE that occurs when the MOVE causes
an overwrite, although I could be convinced that ending up with 2
bindings to the collection in the event of an interrupted MOVE,
while inadvisable, shouldn't be prohibited.

-brian
briank@xythos.com
Received on Tuesday, 4 March 2003 20:21:01 GMT

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