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From: Junio C Hamano <gitster@pobox.com>
To: Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de>
Cc: "Linus Torvalds" <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>,
	"Theodore Ts\'o" <tytso@mit.edu>,
	"Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason" <avarab@gmail.com>,
	"Git Mailing List" <git@vger.kernel.org>,
	linux-fsdevel <linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org>,
	"Chris Mason" <clm@fb.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] enable core.fsyncObjectFiles by default
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:08:46 -0800
Message-ID: <xmqqzi59psxt.fsf@gitster.mtv.corp.google.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180118162721.GA26078@lst.de> (Christoph Hellwig's message of "Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:27:21 +0100")

Christoph Hellwig <hch@lst.de> writes:

> [adding Chris to the Cc list - this is about the awful ext3 data=ordered
> behavior of syncing the whole file system data and metadata on each
> fsync]
>
> On Wed, Jan 17, 2018 at 03:57:53PM -0800, Linus Torvalds wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 17, 2018 at 3:52 PM, Theodore Ts'o <tytso@mit.edu> wrote:
>> >
>> > Well, let's be fair; this is something *ext3* got wrong, and it was
>> > the default file system back them.
>> 
>> I'm pretty sure reiserfs and btrfs did too..
>
> I'm pretty sure btrfs never did, and reiserfs at least looks like
> it currently doesn't but I'd have to dig into history to check if
> it ever did.

So..., is it fair to say that the one you sent in

  https://public-inbox.org/git/20180117193510.GA30657@lst.de/

is the best variant we have seen in this thread so far?  I'll keep
that in my inbox so that I do not forget, but I think we would want
to deal with a hotfix for 2.16 on case insensitive platforms before
this topic.

Thanks.


  reply index

Thread overview: 60+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-01-17 18:48 Christoph Hellwig
2018-01-17 19:04 ` Junio C Hamano
2018-01-17 19:35   ` Christoph Hellwig
2018-01-17 20:05     ` Andreas Schwab
2018-01-17 19:37   ` Matthew Wilcox
2018-01-17 19:42     ` Christoph Hellwig
2018-01-17 21:44   ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2018-01-17 22:07     ` Linus Torvalds
2018-01-17 22:25       ` Linus Torvalds
2018-01-17 23:16       ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2018-01-17 23:42         ` Linus Torvalds
2018-01-17 23:52       ` Theodore Ts'o
2018-01-17 23:57         ` Linus Torvalds
2018-01-18 16:27           ` Christoph Hellwig
2018-01-19 19:08             ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
2018-01-20 22:14               ` Theodore Ts'o
2018-01-20 22:27                 ` Junio C Hamano
2018-01-22 15:09                   ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2018-01-22 18:09                     ` Theodore Ts'o
2018-01-23  0:47                       ` Jeff King
2018-01-23  5:45                         ` Theodore Ts'o
2018-01-23 16:17                           ` Jeff King
2018-01-23  0:25                     ` Jeff King
2018-01-21 21:32             ` Chris Mason
2020-09-17 11:06         ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-09-17 11:28           ` [RFC PATCH 0/2] should core.fsyncObjectFiles fsync the dir entry + docs Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-09-17 11:28           ` [RFC PATCH 1/2] sha1-file: fsync() loose dir entry when core.fsyncObjectFiles Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-09-17 13:16             ` Jeff King
2020-09-17 15:09               ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-09-17 14:09             ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-09-17 14:55               ` Jeff King
2020-09-17 14:56                 ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-09-17 15:37                   ` Junio C Hamano
2020-09-17 17:12                     ` Jeff King
2020-09-17 20:37                       ` Taylor Blau
2020-09-22 10:42               ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-09-17 20:21             ` Johannes Sixt
2020-09-22  8:24               ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-11-19 11:38                 ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-09-17 11:28           ` [RFC PATCH 2/2] core.fsyncObjectFiles: make the docs less flippant Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-09-17 14:12             ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-09-17 15:43             ` Junio C Hamano
2020-09-17 20:15               ` Johannes Sixt
2020-10-08  8:13               ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-10-08 15:57                 ` Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
2020-10-08 18:53                   ` Junio C Hamano
2020-10-09 10:44                   ` Johannes Schindelin
2020-09-17 19:21             ` Marc Branchaud
2020-09-17 14:14           ` [PATCH] enable core.fsyncObjectFiles by default Christoph Hellwig
2020-09-17 15:30           ` Junio C Hamano
2018-01-17 20:55 ` Jeff King
2018-01-17 21:10   ` Christoph Hellwig
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2015-06-23 21:57 [PATCH] Enable " Stefan Beller
2015-06-23 22:21 ` Junio C Hamano
2015-06-23 23:29   ` Theodore Ts'o
2015-06-24  5:32     ` Junio C Hamano
2015-06-24 14:30       ` Theodore Ts'o
2015-06-24  1:07 ` Duy Nguyen
2015-06-24  3:37 ` Jeff King
2015-06-24  5:20   ` Junio C Hamano

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