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Re: CVS commit: src

On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 10:45:39AM +1100, Daniel Carosone wrote:

> In fact, this could be the default result, if a now unknown "softdep"
> mount arg in fstab was a NOP or warning, rather than an error (not
> sure what the current behaviour is).

Yup, you get a message stating that softdep is no longer supported but mount
proceeds normally.

The kernel and tools like fsck still know a little about it and so can deal
with dirty file systems last mounted with -o softdep, for example.


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