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Re: ext3 assertion failure.



On Tue, 30 Apr 2002, Andreas Dilger wrote:

> > So am I understanding you correctly that there is still no good way to
> > tell if this was hdwe or a software failure?
> 
> Well, I'm not really up on the details of IDE internals, but my armchair
> knowledge tells me that there are lots of problems reported with IDE DMA.
> Supposedly a lot of these problems are fixed in Andre Hedrick's code,
> which are part of the recent -ac patches.
> 
> If you have a system you can test I'd really suggest a newer kernel
> (beta or whatever) given that you have had this problem a few times.

Thanks for the info, I will give it a try.

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