Re: [patch] ext2/3: document conditions when reliable operation ispossible

From: Rik van Riel
Date: Tue Aug 25 2009 - 23:51:58 EST

Pavel Machek wrote:

If you want to argue that ext3/MD RAID5/no UPS combination is still
less likely to fail than single SATA disk given part fail
probabilities, go ahead and present nice statistics. Its just that I'm
not interested in them.

The reality in your document does not match up with the reality
out there in the world. That sounds like a good reason not to
have your (incorrect) document out there, confusing people.

All rights reversed.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at