Subject: Re: Patch to disallow mounts of unclean FFS unless forced
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/14/2003 15:37:37
On Monday 13 October 2003 06:49 pm, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> On Monday, October 13, 2003, at 11:09  AM, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> > Comments?
> Darrin pointed out to me that it should be allowed to mount an unclean
> FFS that was softdep-enabled, since the only inconsistencies in that
> case should be lost file system blocks.

That theory dates back to something Kirk said years ago, which he has now 
recanted because I pointed out several cases where he was wrong.