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Re: ext3 patch for 2.4.6 (plain or ac1)



Mike Black wrote:
> 
> The machine I was doing this on has 2G of memory -- when you had said
> "memory boundary conditions" I thought you meant in software -- not
> hardware.  This system has been rock solid banging the heck out of the disks
> for months on ext2.
> (Gbyte datasets flying around -- both read and write).
> Seeing as how a raid resync is really hitting the write buffers hard and an
> fsck is hitting the read buffers hard that might be where it hits  a
> problem -- after I waited for the raid resync to finish the fsck worked
> fine.  But then it barfed on tiobench.
> I've got a little leeway right now with doing some testing on this machine
> (most people are on vacation for the next week or two).
> 
> Just say that you think it's "stable" and I'll give it another whack -- I'd
> just like a little warm fuzzy to know that I'm not wasting my time.

OK, thanks.  Best to wait for 0.9.0 in that case.





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