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Re: BUG: Assertion failure with ext3-0.95 for 2.4.7



Tom Rini wrote:
> 
> [cc's trimmed]
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> On Fri, Aug 10, 2001 at 11:09:35AM -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
> 
> > If it's possible, could you please also test journalled data mode?
> 
> Okay.  I got an old, in need of a reinstall, PPC box up and going with
> 2.4.8-pre8+ext3-0.9.5+fsync_dev->fsync_no_super.  I told it
> rootflags=data=journal, which seems to have taken.  Then I did an
> rpm -e of 50-60+ pkgs that I had ment to remove before,  Once that had
> started to remove stuff, I cut the power, and started up again.  Each
> time all I had to do was a rpm --rebuilddb, since the db hadn't had
> a chance to fully update itself.  But aside from that it seems to
> have done well.  (I've killed the power at least 6 times now.  I
> figured this would be an OK test since I had something similar
> happen on reiserfs on my x86 box which totally toasted the dpkg
> db).
> 

That's pretty cool.  Thanks a lot, Tom.

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