Re: safe file systems

Andrew E. Mileski (
Fri, 26 Sep 1997 00:07:24 -0400 (EDT)

> > So the way it sits now, Linux is not a viable solution.
> Put a ups on it, have linux shutdown if ups says power is off-line
> for more than a couple seconds (just stick a script on the
> serial port) and remove the power switch.

I agree - I've had to do this on a server. It was unfortunately
located in a high-traffic area (fax machine, printers, etc.).
It was getting bumped and/or fiddled with.

Andrew E. Mileski