[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: ext3 problem with loop devices?



On Sun, 25 Nov 2001, Andreas Gruenbacher wrote:

I forgot to mention that this occurs with linux-2.4.15 on a SuSE-7.3
system.

> Hello,
> 
> it seems I am having a problem with loop mounting on ext3. I am doing
> this:
> 
>    - make an ext2 filesystem in a file
>    - loop mount this file
>    - write into the loop mounted file system
>    - umount the file
> 
> Sometimes this works; occasionally the file remains empty after the
> umount. A sync before the umount seems to help.
> 
> Is this a known problem?
> 
> Thanks,
> Andreas.
> 
> 





[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]