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Fetching fails on VirtualBox shared filesystems #3845
There's a couple of reports for bindings or consumers, so let's bring it together in this tracker.
It looks like VirtualBox's shared filesystem performs some conversion between the posixy semantics it pretends to have and the ones it uses for the real Windows filesystem it has below. This is particularly annoying for a couple of reasons. First, creating files with holes works just fine on Windows itself, and secondly the reason we're doing the weird mmap dance instead of just calling
I hit this issue running