Syncer giving up on buffers for ext2fs
nehalmistry at gmx.net
Tue Aug 24 14:55:41 PDT 2004
On Tue, 24 Aug 2004 19:51:30 +0200
Michael Nottebrock <michaelnottebrock at gmx.net> wrote:
> On Monday 23 August 2004 04:42, Doug White wrote:
> > On Sat, 21 Aug 2004, Nehal wrote:
> > > the bug 'Syncer "giving up" on buffers and ext2 filesystems'
> > > (PR kern/56675
> > > http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=kern/56675)
> > > has existed for almost a year, and i have tested in a recent
> > > snapshot (18th August) and it still exists, will this bug be
> > > fixed for 5.3? seems to be quite an important bug.
> > It would be nice if someone could come up with a patch, even a
> > quick one.
> In case there'll be no fix in code, there's at least this
> workaround which I've been using for a few months now:
i use a similar workaround for now, but i'm not sure why you have
used so many lines, a simple 'umount -a -t ext2fs' command would
do the job
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