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Title: Re-enable posix_fallocate and posix_fadvise on AIX
Type: Stage: patch review
Components: Library (Lib) Versions: Python 3.9
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Status: open Resolution:
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: BTaskaya, Michael.Felt
Priority: normal Keywords: patch

Created on 2020-04-07 01:50 by BTaskaya, last changed 2020-04-07 02:12 by BTaskaya.

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PR 19403 open BTaskaya, 2020-04-07 02:10
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msg365884 - (view) Author: Batuhan Taskaya (BTaskaya) * (Python committer) Date: 2020-04-07 01:50
fallocate and fadvise was problematic in AIX because of a bug that presents at the time of 2014, which looks like resolved in 2016. I think we can safely re-enable those functions back. I've tested this patch on AIX 7.2 and it works, this patch will also require pre-testing of buildbots.

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg1IV56170
History
Date User Action Args
2020-04-07 02:12:10BTaskayasetnosy: + Michael.Felt
2020-04-07 02:10:36BTaskayasetkeywords: + patch
stage: patch review
pull_requests: + pull_request18765
2020-04-07 01:50:21BTaskayacreate