mmap(2) + memcpy(3) ? Boost::Iostreams already has a mapped_file Source.
If you read it into memory and write it out, it could fail in tight memory situations.
I’m looking for something like copyfile(const char* from, const char* to) or copyfile(path from, path to), preferably something in Boost if it has it. If you find it for me, it’s more likely I’ll get to implementing it.
Quote from: nelisky on August 26, 2010, 01:21:57
As for the file copy, why add to the boost dependency? I for one would love to get a core lib with very little deps.
We require Boost for JSON and a dozen things replacing dependencies on wxWidgets. Boost is good, portable stuff, we should not shy away from it.
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