Bug#956877: release-notes: Upgrade from XFS removes mount option "barrier|nobarrier"
Paul Gevers wrote:
> Control: tag -1 patch
> How's this?
> + <section id="xfs-removes-mount-options">
> + <title>The XFS file system no longer supports barrier/nobarrier
> + option</title>
> + <para>
> + The XFS file system has removed the <literal>barrier</literal>
> + and <literal>nobarrier</literal> mount options. It is
> + recommended to check <filename>/etc/fstab</filename> for the
> + presence of either keyworrd and remove if. XFS will fail to start
> + when mounted with either option.
> + </para>
> + </section>
presence of either keyword and remove it. XFS will fail to start
And I'm not sure about "start"... maybe it should be swapped around to
"Partitions using these options will fail to mount".
JBR with qualifications in linguistics, experience as a Debian
sysadmin, and probably no clue about this particular package