Oliver Fromme olli at lurza.secnetix.de
Sat Sep 27 16:46:17 UTC 2008

sthaug at nethelp.no wrote:
 > [...]
 > > > IMHO, a dirty filesystem should not be mounted until it's been fully
 > > > analysed/scanned by fsck.  So again, people are putting faith into
 > > > UFS2+SU despite actual evidence proving that it doesn't handle all
 > > > scenarios.
 > > 
 > > Yes, I think the background fsck should be disabled by default, with a
 > > possibility to enable it if the user is sure that nothing will
 > > interfere with soft updates.
 > Having been bitten by problems in this area more than once, I now always
 > disable background fsck. Having it disabled by default has my vote too.

Just a "me too" here.

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