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Re: Induced crashes

On Mon, Dec 16, 2002 at 09:44:06AM -0500, Neal H. Walfield wrote:
> > OK folk, what is causing the problem?
> This is not an ext2fs bug; something is causing a Mach panic.  The
> reason that your file system has been corrupted is that the data was
> not synch'ed to disk (when Mach panics, it takes the whole system
> down).  The correct solution is to fix Mach.  Determining what program
> is causing the resource shortage in Mach would be useful.

ext2fs should be quite robust: Even pulling the plug at any time should not
corrupt the filesystem beyond what e2fsck can repair.


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