..fixing ext3 fs going read-only, was : Sendmail or Qmail ? ..
On Sun, 7 Sep 2003 12:34:45 +1000,
Russell Coker <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Also I believe that in Ext3 if you write data to a file and then
> unlink the file before the data is committed to disk then the data
> will never be written. So there seems no loss as long as the file
> isn't opened with O_SYNC and you don't call fsync() (and no-one calls
..I have had a few cases of ext3fs'es, even on raid-1, going
read-only on errors, what do you guys use to bring them back
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;-)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
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