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Re: XFS corruption during power-blackout

To: Steve Lord <lord@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: XFS corruption during power-blackout
From: Nathan Scott <nathans@xxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2005 07:10:28 +1000
Cc: Chris Wedgwood <cw@xxxxxxxx>, Al Boldi <a1426z@xxxxxxxxx>, linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx, linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-fsdevel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, reiserfs-list@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <42C2E0BC.8040508@xxxxxxx>; from lord@xxxxxxx on Wed, Jun 29, 2005 at 12:56:12PM -0500
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On Wed, Jun 29, 2005 at 12:56:12PM -0500, Steve Lord wrote:
> I did spend a bunch of time once ensuring that when you typed
> sync on xfs you could pull the power right after that and
> everything from before the sync survived. There have been a
> lot of changes both in xfs and the surrounding kernel since
> then. I do not know if anyone has attempted this effort
> again recently.

Yep, someone has, a number of times.  And as Homer would say
"its still good!".

cheers.

-- 
Nathan


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