[Samba] Possible Filesystem Corruption with Samba 3.0.25a (with XFS and LVM)

Adam Tauno Williams adamtaunowilliams at gmail.com
Wed Jun 27 10:58:17 GMT 2007

> > XFS eats files. Did you lose power or did your system crash? XFS is very
> > good at losing files.
> Hmmm... I have two samba PDC running in a very faulty electrical connection, with power 
> failures each week and XFS never hit/lose a file.

These claims about XFS are very outdated.

But http://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs/faq.html#wcache is worth reading.

And this thread doesn't seem to have anything to do with Samba
anymore. :)

Adam Tauno Williams, Network & Systems Administrator
Consultant - http://www.whitemiceconsulting.com
Developer - http://www.opengroupware.org

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