Subject: Re: Changed mount_mfs behavior?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
Date: 10/08/2002 17:15:00
In article <20021002082020.GI7201@apb.cequrux.com>,
Alan Barrett <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Thanks. I didn't realise that PR 17321 had anything to do with MFS.
I didn't either. It was Chuck who figured that out.
>> RCS file: /cvsroot/syssrc/sys/ufs/mfs/mfs_vfsops.c,v
>> + /* XXX suggested fix for PR kern/17321 by Chuck Silvers. */
>> + mp->mnt_flag |= MNT_SYNCHRONOUS;
> I tried to set that flag by passing the "sync" option to mount_mfs
> instead of rebuilding the kernel, but:
> mount_mfs: -o sync: option not supported
You should try the patch. It kept my box up and running for nearly 9 days
in the meantime. This is a new record after the system got hit by the bug
described in PR kern/17321.
Matthias Scheler http://scheler.de/~matthias/