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    SubjectRe: [Patch] document ext3 requirements (was Re: [RFD] Incremental fsck)
    On Wed, Jan 16, 2008 at 08:43:25AM +1100, David Chinner wrote:
    > ext3 is not the only filesystem that will have trouble due to
    > volatile write caches. We see problems often enough with XFS
    > due to volatile write caches that it's in our FAQ:

    In fact it will hit every filesystem. A write-back cache that can't
    be forced to write back bythe filesystem will cause corruption on
    uncontained power loss, period.

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