Some preamble: I'm taking bitwise copy of disk devices (via dd command) from twin hosts (i.e. with the same virtualized hardware layout and software packages, but with different history of usage). To ...
Leaving out many details, I need to create a read/write file system on a device with the following main goals: Eliminate all writes while data is not being explicitly written. Reduce all indirect ...
I have an embedded setup using an initramfs for the root file system but using a custom ext3 partition mounted on a compact flash IDE drive. Because data integrity in the face of power loss is the ...
I've got a question regarding full data journaling on ext3 filesystems. The man page states the following: data=journal All data is committed into the journal prior to being written into the main ...