Msdos/FAT stability issues

Wojciech Puchar wojtek at
Tue Nov 13 02:28:06 PST 2007

> more concurrent torrents something happens with the fat slice and/or
> its driver. All programs trying to access the slice will freeze and
> this even includes the Gnome desktop. During shutdown, flushing of a
> little more than 1600 buffers fails.
>    I run 6.2-release. Does the FAT driver contain known concurrency
> issues, and can I work around them by using certain mount

don't thing of msdosfs as high performance filesystem. it was writted to 
just works to be able to copy file to/from this.

use UFS on FreeBSD.

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