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Re: Reliable file system?



On Thu, 2006-03-02 at 16:34 -0300, Marcelo Magno T Sales wrote:
> Hi, folks
> 
> I have an FC4 box in a location where there are electrical 
> instabilities (i.e., frequent power failures). Often I get corrupted 
> files after these failures.
> Due to burocratic problems, I'm unable to get a reliable nobreak for 
> this machine. Is there a more reliable file system (even if it's 
> slower) to use in this situation?
> 

What file system are you using now?  

A UPS may be a better solution.  There are packages that allow the
system to monitor the UPS and prior to the UPS exhausting the battery
can run a standard shutdown on the system for you.  APC has such
software and I believe there is a third party package as well.




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