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Re: Support for filesystem snapshots (?)

From: Nico Kadel-Garcia <nkadel_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Aug 2010 07:14:09 -0400

On Tue, Aug 3, 2010 at 6:56 AM, Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 03, 2010 at 10:33:28AM +0000, Florian Weimer wrote:
>> Kernel-level buffers are taken into account.  Application buffers
>> aren't, the application has to take care of that.  But if the
>> Subversion fails to do that, it cannot recover from file system
>> crashes, either, which is arguably a bug in Subversion.
> Subversion carefully flushes file buffers after writing revision files.

And that's why the time to take the snapshot is in the post-commit step.
Received on 2010-08-03 13:14:50 CEST

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