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Posted Sep 10, 2009 19:19 UTC (Thu) by ncm (subscriber, #165)
OS developers don't count power drops among crashes because those aren't their fault. That's commendable, because when they say "crash" they mean something they accept responsibility for.
Posted Sep 10, 2009 22:20 UTC (Thu) by flewellyn (subscriber, #5047)
Handling power drops, to me, seems to be a matter of impossibility, at least as long as disks lie about when writes actually complete.
Posted Sep 11, 2009 8:29 UTC (Fri) by jschrod (subscriber, #1646)
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