Well, is's quite explicit decision...
Posted Dec 28, 2010 13:37 UTC (Tue) by khim
In reply to: Ext4 filesystem hits Android, no need to fear data loss (ars technica)
Parent article: Ext4 filesystem hits Android, no need to fear data loss (ars technica)
This is true for more then year: see here. Filesystem developers don't like to support such semantic, but they all agree that "the application developers outnumber us" so it's simpler to explicitly add such guarantee rather then try to educate said application developers.
to post comments)