Question about Cyrus, ext3, and Linux kernel 2.4.18 bug

Christopher Smith x at
Wed Apr 16 21:25:21 EDT 2003

On Wed, 2003-04-16 at 17:33, Michael Fair wrote:
> I guess this also just goes to prove your earlier point that
> data journals mostly just protect badly written applications...

They also tend to improve performance of applications which need to make
guarantees about data anyway. For example, Cyrus seems to perform better
(defying intuition) on ext3 with data journaling turned on.

Christopher Smith <x at>

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