Re: Syncing single filesystem (slow USB writing)

From: Chris Wedgwood
Date: Fri Jul 29 2005 - 16:17:53 EST

On Fri, Jul 29, 2005 at 07:31:20AM +0400, Andrey Borzenkov wrote:

> Mandrake always mounted USB sticks with sync option; it was
> effectively noop except for a patch that implemented limited dsync
> semantic.

fwiw; various people have reported using flash block devices with
'sync' ruins them as there can be many more (and very frequent)
updates to the device

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