[FFmpeg-user] update atomically
cus at passwd.hu
Wed Jan 28 19:57:06 CET 2015
On Wed, 28 Jan 2015, Anthony Griffiths wrote:
> so how would I get around the problem of the stream randomly crashing
> because the file can't update fast enough? Is this a case of me simply
> not having a fast enough machine?
You already got the answer, instead of copying to the file, overwrite it
with the mv command. The file replacement should be atomic on a local
> On Wed, Jan 28, 2015 at 9:55 AM, Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:
>> Le nonidi 9 pluviôse, an CCXXIII, Simon Thelen a écrit :
>>> As long as you're not working with a network filesystem, you can
>>> atomically update a symlink with `mv -Tf <new> <current>'
>> It works with plain files, no need to bother with symlinks.
>> And -T and -f seems unnecessary in this context.
>> Nicolas George
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