Subject: Re: SOFTDEPS safe for qmail?
To: None <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/15/2000 20:17:47
On Thu, 15 Jun 2000, Peter Seebach wrote:

: "safe", yes, but there's no promise that a given write will have actually
: taken place physically in the event of a crash, only that the set of writes
: which has happened is expected to be consistent.  qmail may be depending on
: certain operations being really-synchronous.


I wonder, hypothetically[!], whether the softdep code could be made to honor

-- Todd Vierling (