Subject: Re: File system performance
To: =?iso-8859-1?Q?Jarom=EDr_Dolecek?= <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 02/23/2001 22:05:03
On Fri, Feb 23, 2001 at 09:09:13PM +0100, Jaromír Dolecek wrote:
> Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> > Ext2 sets a dtime field in the inode if the file is meant to be deleted.
> Yeah, but what if the change didn't get into the disk (since it's
> written asynchronously, this might happen quite frequently).
And some other metadata was written before ?
You get "duplicate blocks". Now how do you know which file is correct ?
I've seen this many times on linux boxes.
Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>