Re: [Question] Does the kernel ignore errors writng to disk?
From: Bryan Henderson
Date: Thu Apr 28 2005 - 18:16:53 EST
>O_SYNC doesn't work completely on several file systems and only on the
>latest kernels with some of the common ones.
Hmmm. You didn't mention such a restriction when you suggested fsync()
before. Does fsync() work completely on these kernels where O_SYNC
doesn't? Considering that a simple implementation of O_SYNC just does the
equivalent of an fsync() inside every write(), that would be hard to
Bryan Henderson IBM Almaden Research Center
San Jose CA Filesystems
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