Re: document ext3 requirements

From: Alan Cox
Date: Tue Jan 27 2009 - 08:38:23 EST

> I remember seeing I/O error on CDs resulting in zillions of retries on
> errors on USB discs resulting in resetting the USB port again & again
> for hours... (CD case is years ago, but I usually see the USB layer
> trying reseting for quite a long time at least once per month)

Most of the CD ones are caused by tools like hal continuing to probe the
device regularly and causing new avalanches of errors.
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