Re: 2.4 has O_SYNC bug ?
Rob van Nieuwkerk (email@example.com)
Sat, 22 Mar 2003 21:05:13 +0100
> Rob van Nieuwkerk <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > But the strange thing is this: always after 30s the kernel performs
> > extra writes to the CF. It seems it's flushing some kind of dirty buffer
> > from the buffer cache. But there is not supposed to be any dirty buffer:
> > all data should have been written already to the CF because the partition
> > was opened with O_SYNC !
For what ?
As you can read in my posting there is no file-system for the data
area, just a raw partition. And the root-fs is mounted read-only
(and not even active btw) ..
Rob van Nieuwkerk
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