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    SubjectRe: 2.6.35-r5 ext3 corruptions
    On Fri, Jul 23, 2010 at 12:53:26PM +0200, Jan Kara wrote:
    > I've taken the change just updating the changelog to:
    > ext3: default to ordered mode
    > data=writeback mode is dangerous as it leads to higher data loss and stale data
    > exposure when systems crash. It should not be the default, especially when all
    > major distros ensure their ext3 filesystems default to ordered mode. Change the
    > default mode to the safer data=ordered mode, because we should be caring far
    > more about avoiding stale data exposure than performance.
    > Do you agree Dave?

    Fine by me ;)


    Dave Chinner

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