Subject: Re: Why disk capacity check for the directory where accounting file
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Martin Husemann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/17/1997 09:38:19
> Probably if some part of accounting task is moved to user space, the
> chance to lose data may increase.
I wonder why accounting is written inside the kernel at all - why not
just queue it on some accounting device (like syslog) and drop data
whenever the (user configurable) output buffer overflows?