Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/libexec/lfs_cleanerd
To: Thor Lancelot Simon <email@example.com>
From: Daniel Carosone <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/20/2006 13:27:57
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On Sun, Nov 19, 2006 at 09:10:57PM -0500, Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 20, 2006 at 08:50:10AM +0900, YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
> > >=20
> > > Log Message:
> > > Temporarily disable -c (file coalescing) until data corruption issues=
> > > be resolved.
> > are you sure if -c is necessary to trigger the problem?
> AFAICT it is. I've forced millions of cleaning cycles without -c and
> can't find a problem, but a quick pass with -c, and bingo.
I can confirm at least the latter part: -c definately produces
corruption. I had blamed this previously on resize_lfs, but this
filesystem was recreated since I last tried that.
Whether the underlying problem is elsewhere, and could be triggered in
other ways too, I can't say.
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