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authorEric Wong <e@yhbt.net>2020-08-07 01:14:06 +0000
committerEric Wong <e@yhbt.net>2020-08-07 23:45:39 +0000
commit8b1950055d51d4360e596446e5ac0f41008e357d (patch)
tree2fb3195c07e82a62e96bc3841a2f5dbd7da602d6 /Documentation/public-inbox-index.pod
parent99def67b86c4d270e8cfda4d1fad418291b6f3a4 (diff)
We'll continue supporting `--no-sync' even if its yet-to-make it
it into a release, but the term `sync' is overloaded in our
codebase which may be confusing to new hackers and users.

None of our our code nor dependencies issue the sync(2) syscall,
either, only fsync(2) and fdatasync(2).
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@@ -117,7 +117,7 @@ below.
 Available in public-inbox 1.6.0 (PENDING).
-=item --no-sync
+=item --no-fsync
 Disables L<fsync(2)> and L<fdatasync(2)> operations on SQLite
 and Xapian.  This is only effective with Xapian 1.4+.