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From: Tom Vier <tmv@comcast.net>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: Linux Kernel 2.6.6 IDE shutdown problems.
Date: Sun, 23 May 2004 22:41:36 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20040524024136.GB2502@zero> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <c8bdqv$lib$1@gatekeeper.tmr.com>

On Mon, May 17, 2004 at 06:25:51PM -0400, Bill Davidsen wrote:
> I would think that if the drive didn't properly flush cache on shutdown 
> that it might cause corruption. Feel free to tell me no drive would 
> bahave like that ;-)

why not add a one or two second delay before? i doubt any drive holds its
writeback that long.

-- 
Tom Vier <tmv@comcast.net>
DSA Key ID 0x15741ECE

  reply	other threads:[~2004-05-24  2:41 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2004-05-15 12:20 Justin Piszcz
2004-05-15 13:06 ` Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
2004-05-17 22:25   ` Bill Davidsen
2004-05-24  2:41     ` Tom Vier [this message]
2004-05-24  3:09       ` Daniel Pittman
2004-05-24 17:16       ` Eric D. Mudama
2004-05-25  9:05         ` Giuliano Pochini
2004-05-25 15:03           ` Bartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz
2004-05-26 10:21             ` Ian Stirling
2004-05-25 17:02           ` Eric D. Mudama
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2004-05-15 14:59 Justin Piszcz
2004-05-15 12:02 Justin Piszcz

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