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    SubjectRe: ext3fs: umount+sync not enough to guarantee metadata-on-disk

    > >Did this succeed? If the application is still
    > >truncating that file, the
    > >umount should have failed.
    > Actually, what I expect to happen is for the remount,ro
    > to block until the file deletion completes. But it
    > doesn't.
    > Once a f/s is read-only, there should be NO writing to
    > it. Right?

    Linux happily writes to filesystems mounted read-only. It will replay
    journal on them.

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