A nasty file corruption bug - fixed
Posted Jan 5, 2007 20:28 UTC (Fri) by riel
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You are correct. Dirty bits are cleared when I/O is started, so the application can dirty the page again while the disk I/O happens, without the kernel forgetting that the page was dirtied again.
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