lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  linux-hardening  linux-cve-announce  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Wed, 4 Jun 2008 23:28:09 -0400
From:	"Mike Snitzer" <>
To:	"Theodore Tso" <>,
	"Andrew Morton" <>,
	"Jan Kara" <>,
	"Hidehiro Kawai" <>,,,,,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/5] jbd: strictly check for write errors on data buffers

On Wed, Jun 4, 2008 at 5:22 PM, Theodore Tso <> wrote:

> That being said, ext3 can be tuned (and it is the default today,
> although I should probably change the default to be remount-ro), so
> that its behaviour on write errors is, "don't worry, be happy", and
> just leave the filesystem mounted read/write.  That's actually quite
> dangerous for a critical production server, however.....

I'm not completely sure which "it" you mean in "it is the default
today" (seems like you mean errors=continue) but isn't remount-ro
already the ext3 default?

see commit: 1eca93f9cafdec4a332ace9b0fc0d3886d430c28
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-ext4" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists