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    SubjectRe: Laptop mode causing writes to wrong sectors?

    > I too have been experiencing some problems with laptop-mode that may
    > be similar to what was recently reported here.
    > I have a Centrino machine (Sager NP3760, aka Clevo M375E) with a 60GB
    > Hitachi TravelStar hard disk running in UDMA5 and 512MB RAM, and on
    > occassions I've had random files on my /usr partition overwritten and
    > both my /usr and /var filesystems quite thoroughly trashed - with
    > these events usually occuring right after I'd been on battery power
    > and my hard disk had been spinning up and down regularly.
    > All my filesystems are ext3 with journaling active, and none of them
    > have been messed with (i.e. resized).

    Can you try ext2? Relying on journal when you are experiencing corruption
    is bad idea, anyway.

    64 bytes from icmp_seq=28 ttl=51 time=448769.1 ms

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