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Date:   Tue, 10 Apr 2018 09:54:43 -0700
From:   "Darrick J. Wong" <>
To:     "Joshua D. Drake" <>
Subject: Re: fsync() errors is unsafe and risks data loss

On Tue, Apr 10, 2018 at 09:28:15AM -0700, Joshua D. Drake wrote:
> -ext4,
> If this is not the appropriate list please point me in the right direction.
> I am a PostgreSQL contributor and we have come across a reliability problem
> with writes and fsync(). You can see the thread here:
> The tl;dr; in the first message doesn't quite describe the problem as we
> started to dig into it further.

You might try the XFS list ( seeing as the
initial complaint is against xfs behaviors...


> Thanks!
> JD
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