Re: Increasing limit on SCSI hard drives

Alan Cox (
Fri, 31 Jul 1998 11:06:08 +0100 (BST)

> Yes, I think a journaling file system for Linux would be a VERY good idea -
> personally, I'm fed up of having a disk check (fsck) every time I get a crash
> (ie, when I haven't shutdown cleanly - that's me, Mr dirty shutdown, always
> locking up in X, and who knows what... You just CAN'T get the staff these days).

There are people already looking at Journalling ext2fs

> Seriously... IMHO, Linux has alot to learn from NT in this respect. Hopefully,
Pardon ???

Maybe from AIX, MVS and all the other people who did it first ;)

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