Subject: Re: ext2fs is in the tree
To: Warner Losh <>
From: Peter Svensson <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/11/1997 19:54:31
On Wed, 11 Jun 1997, Warner Losh wrote:

> While not directly NetBSD, my experience with FreeBSD leads me to
> believe that you have about a .01% chance of major corruption on a
> fairly quiet system, and about a 1-5% chance of major corruption on a
> "loaded" system (eg make world).  I'm not sure that this is directly
> applicable to NetBSD, but expect similar results.

Well, on solaris we have 100% major corruption after 10 tests. Major
corruption being defiend as needing to manually nuke i-nodes and similar.
(multiple passes of fsck did not solve the problems).