Re: sync & asyck i/o

From: David Woodhouse (
Date: Tue Feb 06 2001 - 12:54:41 EST said:
> Linux will obey that if it possibly can: only in cases where the
> hardware is actively lying about when the data has hit disk will the
> guarantee break down.

Do we attempt to ask SCSI disks nicely to flush their write caches in this
situation? cf.

Or do we instruct all SCSI disks not to do write caching in the first place?


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