Author eryksun
Recipients Deniz Bozyigit, eryksun, paul.moore, r.david.murray, steve.dower, tim.golden, zach.ware
Date 2018-06-22.02:07:34
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David, this is a bug in Python, and the proposed patch is insufficient. We use the volume serial number as st_dev, and this is not guaranteed to be unique in Windows, and may be 0, just as a file's index number is also allowed to be 0. Both possibilities are well documented. With a WebDAV volume you will find that both numbers are 0. Using the VSN and file index as if they're the same as POSIX st_dev and st_ino is technically wrong. There is no guarantee that this tuple uniquely identifies a file in Windows.
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