Re: [Patch 0/2] 2.4.20-pre4/ext3: ext3 dirty buffer management

From: Christoph Hellwig (
Date: Fri Aug 23 2002 - 04:47:44 EST

On Fri, Aug 23, 2002 at 12:19:34AM +0100, Stephen Tweedie wrote:
> Hi Marcelo,
> This patch set contains the biggest recent change to ext3: a change to
> the way it deals with other dirty buffers in the system, making it
> robust against things like dump(8) or tune2fs(8) playing with the block
> device on a live filesystem. This patch has been in ext3 CVS for some
> time now.
> I'll follow up with the other smaller fixes and tweaks in the next
> batch.

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