My syncing disks problem
jmz at dalai-zebu.org
Sun Aug 8 03:47:33 PDT 2004
>>>>> Matthew Dillon writes:
> So, here is a patch to try. I only give it a 30% chance of working
> due to the huge number of guesses I have made above.
I will try it tommorrow (I am out of town today).
> Another thing I would like you to try, Jean-Marc, if the above does not
> work, is to manually sync the system by typing 'sync' on a root shell
> prompt. Do it like five or six times, then shutdown and see if the
> problem still occurs.
Of course I already tried it (and more than six times :-)). The only
way to shutdown the system properly is to kill -TERM 1; umount
disks; umount -u -r /; halt
Jean-Marc Zucconi -- PGP Key: finger jmz at xxxxxxxxxxx [KeyID: 400B38E9]
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