Reason for removing animation from Gnome login?

Scott James Remnant scott at canonical.com
Thu Mar 26 09:25:54 UTC 2009


On Wed, 2009-03-25 at 16:10 +0200, Marius Gedminas wrote:

> No.  Sqlite likes to fsync().  Ext3 blocks the whole system when you
> fsync().  Remember when Firefox 3 first appeared in Ubuntu?
> 
Whereas ext4 will probably require you to fsync() almost every damned
time before you close a file.

http://thunk.org/tytso/blog/2009/03/15/dont-fear-the-fsync/

Scott
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