Re: ext3 htree brelse problems look to be fixed!

Bill Davidsen (
Wed, 5 Mar 2003 19:44:14 -0500 (EST)

On Wed, 5 Mar 2003, Daniel Phillips wrote:

> On Wed 05 Mar 03 00:57, James H. Cloos Jr. wrote:
> > I beleive (with this patch) htree is now ready for prime time.
> Good that it's working for you, but it's not quite the last issue. There is
> some apparent cache thrashing to track down, and I believe there's still an
> outstanding NFS issue. It's getting there, though.

Well, if that's the last issue causing corruption of one kind or another,
I would say that it's a huge step forward. Performance is desirable,
reliability is manditory.

bill davidsen <>
  CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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