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Re: ext3 data



Hi,

On Wed, Mar 20, 2002 at 02:23:33PM -0500, Theodore Tso wrote:
 
> If you the data was recently saved, then in the default mode, only the
> metadata is saved (to avoid the lengthy fsck check), but the data
> blocks are not journaled, for performance reasons.

The data blocks _are_ still pushed out to disk before the metadata
commits, so you will still see the files intact after a crash if the
metadata has reached disk.

--Stephen





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