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    SubjectRe: Don't use 2.1.44
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    > "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@transmeta.com> said:
    > > Message from Linus (whose system is currently screwed):
    >
    > > WARNING: Using Linux kernel 2.1.44 can cause fatal filesystem
    > > corruption!!!
    >
    > Don't worry, on i386 it crashes on boot ;-)
    >
    > > Seems like the new dcache code is, ahem, buggy...
    >
    > Nice to know.
    >
    > What about a file describing known/suspected problems with each of the
    > kernels? Say comments-2.1.44:
    >
    > Don't use, screws up your filesystem -- Linus 970707
    > Crashes on boot on i386 -- Horst von Brand 970706
    > ...
    >
    > comments-2.1.43:
    >
    > Messes up ext2 filesystems when renaming a directory -- ...
    >

    Are you volunteering to maintain it?

    -hpa

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