Subject: Re: LFS partition limitations
To: Giles Lean <>
From: Secret Asian Man <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/04/2000 01:36:41
On Wed, Oct 04, 2000 at 07:35:23PM +1100, Giles Lean wrote:
> The journaling filesystems I am familiar with do *not* protect file
> data; only metadata updates are journaled.  Database recovery etc is
> still definitely required after a crash.
> Are there in fact any journaling filesystems that journal data as well
> as metadata?

I believe our LFS is in fact such a filesystem.

At least, I believe this to be the case.



Christopher Kyin-hwa Chen <>
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