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    SubjectRe: [2.1.12X] How to disable write-cache?

    On Fri, 13 Nov 1998, Jamie Lokier wrote:
    > On Fri, Nov 13, 1998 at 12:30:12AM -0800, B. James Phillippe wrote: >
    > Is there a way to lesson the risk by > disabling write-cacheing? I
    > could write a script that does "sync" forever > with a sleep
    > in-between. But if I could disable write-cacheing I would > think my
    > odds of a safe recovery are highest.
    >
    > mount -o sync

    .. Or use the little syncing bdflush patch I posted days ago, if you don't
    want to trash your hd to death :)

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