How do I do "wipe" in WinNT

Andrew McDonald
Tue, 31 Oct 2000 22:53:13 +0000

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On Tue, Oct 31, 2000 at 04:01:39PM -0500, John Bacalle wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 31, 2000 at 11:00:46AM +0100, Werner Koch wrote:
> > The ext2fs has the "s" attribute (man chattr) to do this - however,
> > afiak, this is not implemented.
> Well, as far as I can ascertain from the man page, only the c,u,A
> attributes are not supported by the Linux kernel code -- as of 10/99,
> anyway.=20
IIRC, it was in the kernel but was removed somewhere in the 1.3.x kernel series due to some nasty race conditions (the truncate code being pretty horrible anyway). Andrew --=20 Andrew McDonald E-mail: --OgqxwSJOaUobr8KG Content-Type: application/pgp-signature Content-Disposition: inline -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.4 (GNU/Linux) Comment: For info see iD8DBQE5/01Z/LupyPLe7TYRAsZFAJ9NWrpdzkKkP+bXAMx37MYHZ1FbEwCeLgDq shJXzeW/cX3MlkZjV9YkDFY= =gLs6 -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- --OgqxwSJOaUobr8KG-- -- Archive is at - Unsubscribe by sending mail with a subject of "unsubscribe" to