In message <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, Matthew Dillon writes:
>:>    structures used internally by softupdates are not condusive to doing a
>:>    hard-sync.
>:I gues sync needs to set a flag which makes the sync'er go through all
>:buckets with no delay and then wake the sync'ing process afterwards...
>:Poul-Henning Kamp             FreeBSD coreteam member
>    It won't help.  What needs to happen is for the VOP_FSYNC in ffs to
>    figure out buffer<->buffer dependancies 

But the buffer to buffer dependencies are already recorded in the
sequence on the "sync-wheel" which the syncer daemon runs through,
isn't it ?

Poul-Henning Kamp             FreeBSD coreteam member
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