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Re: Quota and ext3



Hi,

On Mon, Dec 17, 2001 at 09:23:40AM -0700, Andreas Dilger wrote:
> On Dec 15, 2001  21:56 +0100, Goffredo Baroncelli wrote:
> > Can anybody tell me if quota information is journaled ?
> > After bad-shutdown the quota info is correctly or I need run quotacheck ?
> 
> Yes, it is journaled and you should not have to run quotacheck.  However,
> depending on which kernel you are using, you have to make sure that you
> are running the correct quota tools, and for older Linus kernels the
> quota may not be bug free.

In theory, at least.  We found out not that long ago that the relevant
part of the 2.2 quota writethrough mechanism escaped the port of ext3
to 2.4, so I'm fixing quota journaling again right now.

Cheers,
 Stephen





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