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    SubjectRe: ext3 seems to ignore ECC errors
    Andreas Schwab, le Mon 04 Aug 2008 18:12:54 +0200, a écrit :
    > Samuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@ens-lyon.org> writes:
    >
    > > Andreas Schwab, le Mon 04 Aug 2008 17:39:06 +0200, a écrit :
    > >> Samuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@ens-lyon.org> writes:
    > >> > However, to my surprise Linux (2.6.26) continued to mount the ext3
    > >> > filesystem read/write, spitting out a lot of IDE errors. Shouldn't
    > >> > filesystems remount read-only and let the admin try to save data in such
    > >> > case?
    > >>
    > >> That's a tunable parameter of the filesystem, see tune2fs(8).
    > >
    > > Oh, I had assumed it was on by default, hum. But now it reads
    > >
    > > Errors behavior: Remount read-only
    > >
    > > and I am still getting the same behavior. Indeed after some VFS
    > > modifications time it gets remounted read-only, but shouldn't that
    > > happen as soon as possible?
    >
    > The block device may do some retries before passing the error on.

    Sure. But I forgot to mention that after spitting all these write
    errors, the filesystem remains mounted read-write.

    Samuel
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