ext3 file system becoming read only

tweeks tweeks at rackspace.com
Wed Sep 26 19:06:36 UTC 2007

On Tuesday 25 September 2007 21:56, Swapana Ghosh wrote:
> Hi,
> As I explained in my first posting that the 'read-only' issue is not for
> one server, it is happening for few servers which are generally 'oracle'
> database oriented. Very recently it happned to an 'oracle' application
> server. For temporary basis , we are re-mounting the file system and also
> doing fsck. While searching the redhat knowledge base, found the following
> url, the problem they were explaining it is similar to our issues,
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=213921
> It is telling that it is the bug of the kernel..
> Not sure whether we will proceed for the higher version of kernel or not,
> please advice.

The fix for us was to move to the U4.5 or U5 kernel (the latest).

Try that on a test system and see if it does it for you.


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