Commit 1cd47a60 authored by Marc Howison's avatar Marc Howison

1.6.1 tag

parent e3b93e43
......@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@ on disk.
All Steps Available on Write
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Previously, existing steps in a file were only accessable in read-only mode.
Previously, existing steps in a file were only accessible in read-only mode.
Now, all steps are available in all modes, including write-truncate and
write-append. Thus, it is now possible to overwrite existing data in write
mode. To help alert the user to this possibility, a warning is issued every
......@@ -23,9 +23,9 @@ New Throttling Routine
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Previously, a throttle factor of N meant that for P processors, the total
number of P writes were divided into N batchs of P/N writes.
number of P writes were divided into N batches of P/N writes.
To better accomodate round-robin lustre striping, the new policy is to
To better accommodate round-robin lustre striping, the new policy is to
execute P/N batches of N writes. Thus, matching N to the number of stripes
results in the desirable 1-1 matching of writers to stripes.
......@@ -160,7 +160,7 @@ calls.
Previously, a user could overrun internal buffers for dataset names. Now, a
fixed limit of 64 chars is imposed. Dataset names that are longer than this are
truncated and a warning is printed. We expect that most users are using
short canoncical names like x, px, id, etc.
short canonical names like x, px, id, etc.
Changes to Existing API
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