Subject: Re: umount pending error
To: Jim Bernard <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/19/2002 12:18:10
How difficult would it be to force a sync() loop until all metadata
writes have committed to the filesystem?

On Sat, 19 Jan 2002, Jim Bernard wrote:

# On Sat, Jan 19, 2002 at 05:55:55PM +0100, Joachim Kuebart wrote:
# > On Sat, Jan 19, 2002 at 08:16:11AM -0700, Jim Bernard wrote:
#  > Log Message:
#  > XXXX temporary measure: in the case of a softdep 'unmount pending error',
#  >      do not mark the filesystem clean, as this will mean that one or more
#  >      files were likely not completely removed (will show up as unconnected
#  >      in fsck). Prevents filesystems from being marked clean while they're
#  >      not until this problem has been figured out.

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