lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2005]   [Nov]   [20]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: Laptop mode causing writes to wrong sectors?
    Hi!

    > 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 195.113.31.123: icmp_seq=28 ttl=51 time=448769.1 ms

    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-11-21 01:42    [W:0.018 / U:32.068 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site