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Re: Removing softdep

On Sat, Jun 07, 2008 at 05:51:46PM -0700, Gary Thorpe wrote:
> I don't think any software technique can help you if your drive does
> write caching that the OS cannot control or at least influence.

Well, you can always disable write caching (but I think it's relatively
safe with UPS).

> Journaling offers fast restarts via journal playback, that's the biggest
> advantage practically.

That's a big win with huge partitions which take ages to fsck at the


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