ext4 and data loss
Posted Mar 12, 2009 20:40 UTC (Thu) by quotemstr
In reply to: ext4 and data loss
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I don't think Emacs is wrong here, actually. In an interactive editor, I want durability and atomicity. I'm simply pointing out that sometimes it's appropriate to want atomicity without durability, and under those circumstances, using
fsync is the right thing to do.
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