Re: [PATCH] 2.4.10 improved reiserfs a lot, but could still be better

Alan Cox (
Mon, 24 Sep 2001 17:08:10 +0100 (BST)

> Those drives should be blacklisted and rejected as soon as someone tries
> to mount those pieces rw. Either the drive can make guarantees when a
> write to permanent storage has COMPLETED (either by switching off the
> cache or by a flush operation) or it belongs ripped out of the boxes and
> stuffed down the throat of the idiot who built it.

In which case you can choose between ancient ST-506 drives and SCSI

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