Question about Cyrus, ext3, and Linux kernel 2.4.18 bug
michaels at crye-leike.com
Fri Apr 11 14:17:28 EDT 2003
Quoting Paul Fleming <pfleming at siumed.edu>:
> I have 4 machines running Cyrus 2.1.x w/ Redhat Linux 7.1 (2.4.18-17.7.x)
> using ext3 in data=journal,noatime
> Ext3 has been working fine for us.. The mail spools and sendmail queue
> are all on file systems with this configuration.
Can you recall if you started with the data=journal configuration, or did you
switch to it after running under data=ordered? If so, was it for performance
reasons, and did you notice an improvement?
I just wish I could find someone to definitely say "yes Red Hat has fixed this
bug" or "it's still there". I'm hesitant to try it if data loss is a
Thanks for your input...
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