Subject: Re: unable to unmount failing disk
To: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Brett Lymn <email@example.com>
Date: 05/29/2000 18:18:29
According to Martin Husemann:
>And, of course, it's still mounted. This is damn wrong, isn't it?
Don't think so, the -f only prevents the filesystem in use check,
the kernel will still want to flush the filesystem state to disk
before the unmount is done. Perchance we need a "don't sync" option
on the unmount call much like shutdown has?
Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, BAE SYSTEMS