I'm noticing very strange behavior from the "mv" command that may (or may not) be related to the "open" system call. We're running RedHat v5. There are two separate storage devices, one mounted to ...
I started downloading a big file and accidently deleted it a while ago. I know how to get its current contents by cping /proc/<pid>/fd/<fd> but since the download is still in progress ...
Imagine a bunch of processes using a /home/user/logs directory. They have some logs open for a longer time.
What happens to the files that are deleted while they have a file handle open to them? I have been wondering this ever since I figured out I could delete a video file while it was playing in MPlayer ...
I've had a mac at work lately, and was amazed to see that Xcode would still find my latest project after I renamed its folder and moved it someplace else. Now I understand that this is the result of ...