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bug #29292: ext2 filesystem doesn't sync properly on shutdown

Submitted by:  Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <pochu>
Submitted on:  Sun 21 Mar 2010 10:09:40 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: None
Status: FixedPrivacy: Public
Assigned to: Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>Originator Name: 
Open/Closed: ClosedReproducibility: None
Size (loc): NonePlanned Release: None
Effort: 0.00
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Sun 03 Feb 2013 08:10:25 PM UTC, comment #2:

This has been fixed by properly waiting for all writes, and disabling
client write operations.

Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>
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Sun 27 Mar 2011 09:24:25 AM UTC, comment #1:


Thomas Schwinge <tschwinge>
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Sun 21 Mar 2010 10:09:40 PM UTC, original submission:

Almost everytime I boot my Hurd VM, it says the ext2 root filesystem wasn't closed properly and runs fsck on it. I brought this on IRC and Samuel said:

youpi> pochu: there are apparently issues with syncing last bits of ext2fs

Emilio Pozuelo Monfort <pochu>
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