Re: [ANN] ntfsprogs (formerly Linux-NTFS) 1.7.0beta released

From: Anton Altaparmakov (
Date: Mon Jan 20 2003 - 09:53:41 EST

On Mon, 20 Jan 2003, Pawel Kot wrote:
> On Mon, 20 Jan 2003, Anton Altaparmakov wrote:
> > I consider that completely stable although there have been some reports of
> > hangs but I have never seen one and everyone who has filed a bug report
> > wasn't able to reproduce the hang on request so I am not really sure where
> > the hangs come from... It might not even be the ntfs driver per se but a
> > bad interaction between ntfs and some other kernel subsystem like the mm
> > layer or the block layer. But I have only seen three reports of a system
> > freeze so far and Mandrake who ship the new driver I would assume have
> > more users than that and either they are not complaining or they are not
> > having problems. I hope the latter. (-;
> Were the hangs with 2.5.x kernel or with 2.4.x kernel?



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