The following reply was made to PR kern/127213; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Maxim Konovalov
To: Nate Eldredge
Subject: Re: kern/127213: [tmpfs] sendfile on tmpfs data corruption
Date: Mon, 6 Oct 2008 11:36:38 +0400 (MSD)


On Mon, 6 Oct 2008, 06:40-0000, Nate Eldredge wrote:

> Incidentally, to the initial reporter, what application do you have
> that requires sendfile? In my experience, most things will fall
> back to a read/write loop if sendfile fails, since sendfile isn't
> available on all systems or under all circumstances. So if you
> apply the quick fix so that sendfile always fails, it might at
> least get your application working again.

As stated in the PR Andrey used nginx (ports/www/nginx). But I could
easily reproduce the bug with the stock ftpd(8) with the ftproot on

Maxim Konovalov
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