Subject: Re: Fried /usr partition while updating to -current
To: Douglas K. Rand <rand@Aero.UND.NoDak.Edu>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <cgd@postgres.Berkeley.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 02/19/1994 21:49:38
> I'm using a Promise Technology DC4030 local bus caching IDE controller
> with a Maxtor 540 disk drive. 

does that controller cache reads, writes, or what?

if it caches writes, then that could explain your FS corruption...