Daniel Veillard wrote:
cache=off should be the default case (or the similar O_DSYNC case).On Sat, Nov 01, 2008 at 06:20:27PM -0500, Charles Duffy wrote:As cache=off is necessary for clustering filesystems such as GFS (and such is the point of shareable, yes?), I believe this is correct behavior. Comments?Yes that sounds right, if shared over network we should not cache locally in the OS, applied and commited, thanks ! Daniel
cache=on should only be used for temporal usage and not really production data.
It's just unsafe to use caching if you data is important to you.
It's a hot issue in the qemu mailing list.