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Fighting massive data loss bugs

Fighting massive data loss bugs

Posted Jul 23, 2009 23:27 UTC (Thu) by Cato (subscriber, #7643)
In reply to: Fighting massive data loss bugs by dlang
Parent article: Fighting small bugs

In this case there was no separate /var FS, and the updates to /var/log/messages have persisted across at least one reboot. So somehow the root FS was mounted readonly (I got errors on trying to write to files so it really was readonly), yet the log files were being updated on /var ...

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