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Re: HFS+ support in recent benh kernels (was: Re: partition)

On Jul 02 2003, Brad Boyer wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 02, 2003 at 08:19:45PM -0300, Rog?rio Brito wrote:
> > I'm asking this because I used the module to write to one such
> > partition (to write my GnomeCard contacts file to an HFS+ fs with
> > journaling enabled) and after I booted MacOS X, the file was
> > corrupted.
> It would definitely do this if there were any pending changes in the
> journal that got applied by osx when it booted.

That's exactly the reason I came to when I tried to troubleshoot my
problem. I just disabled the journaling for now. Let's see how things
go now.

> Are you sure it was cleanly unmounted the last time you used it in
> osx?

Humm, I think it was, but one can never be 100% sure, even if the
software says so. :-)

> It would certainly be a possibility, although it's also possible
> that there's just a bug in the hfsplus support. There have been some
> reports of various issues, along with a couple patches.

Quite nice. Are you feeding those to benh? I just skimmed through
linux-hfsplus.sf.net and it seems that things there haven't been
updated for a while (even the patches section).

Thanks for everybody's work on hfsplus, Roger...

  Rogério Brito - rbrito@ime.usp.br - http://www.ime.usp.br/~rbrito

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