Re: [PATCH] 2.3.99-pre6-7 VM rebalanced

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Sun Apr 30 2000 - 10:18:09 EST

> The problem with this is that even if the kernel is in .99 pre-release
> state for several weeks _nothing_ has been changed in it about the RAID
> stuff still, so a lot of people using 2.2 + raid 0.90 patch (eg. RedHat
> users) _cannot_ change to and try 2.3.99, because their partitions would
> not mount.
> It seems to me, that if we are talking about widening the testbase for
> 2.3.99, this is the most important item on Alan's todo list.

In some ways it probably is. Almost every production site I would feed stuff
to is using raid 0.90 and some of them are now using ext3 as well.


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