Re: Floppy problem

William Burrow (
Tue, 7 Jan 1997 10:08:44 -0400 (AST)

On Tue, 7 Jan 1997, William Burrow wrote:

> If you check my latest experiments with 2.0.23, you will find that *only*
> ext2fs has problems with handling a filesystem that has gone away. Ext2
> remounts the fs as read-only, but any attempt to reference the fs results
> in D state processes.

Oops, I should note I only tested minix, msdos, umsdos and ext2... there
are about half dozen others that might be of interest, but not in my kernel.

William Burrow  --  Fredericton Area Network, New Brunswick, Canada
Copyright 1997 William Burrow  
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