Re: [reiserfs-list] Re: Apparent instability of reiserfs on 2.4.1

From: Daniel Stone (
Date: Sat Feb 10 2001 - 08:05:12 EST

On 11 Feb 2001 02:02:00 +1300, Chris Wedgwood wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 08, 2001 at 05:34:44PM +1100, Daniel Stone wrote:
> I run Reiser on all but /boot, and it seems to enjoy corrupting my
> mbox'es randomly.
> what kind of corruption are you seeing?

Zeroed bytes.

> This also occurs in some log files, but I put it down to syslogd
> crashing or something.
> syslogd crashing shouldn't corrupt files...

Actually, I meant to say my hard drive crashing.
I have two hard drives, side-by-side, and sometimes they overheat and
one of them powers down due to the excess heat.
They haven't done that lately, though, as I have a dedicated fan for
both of them, but the corruption persists.

Daniel Stone
Linux Kernel Developer

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