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SubjectRe: Is ReiserFS really a journaling file system, or is it really just a synchronous-metadata file system like BSD FFS?
Toon van der Pas <> writes:
> The way this is done on Tandem NonStop systems requires cooperation
> of the applications:


Linux has a user API for transactions on nearly every system now
(as part of berkeley db2, part of glibc 2.1.+). Full userspace. See
the txn_* functions in /usr/include/db.h or read the documentation
on The interface is generic enough that it can
be used for most kinds of transactions, not only db2 table updates.


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