[Pkg-virtualbox-devel] Bug#595050: Bug#595050: Warning about ext4 kernel bug
debfx-pkg at fobos.de
Mon Sep 6 08:28:58 UTC 2010
On 03.09.2010 10:22, Michael Meskes wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 02, 2010 at 07:30:35PM +0200, Florian Weimer wrote:
>> I said the kernel should be fixed if it is broken. The warning
>> doesn't say precisely what the bug is, so I don't know. It is shown
>> if the file system ist ext4 or XFS, independently of the kernel
>> version. 8-(
> The way I understand the kernel bug tracking this bug seems to exist in all
> newer version and will (hopefully) be fixed in 2.6.36. What I don't understand
> is why the warning should be removed. For current kernels it is still valid.
The bug is fixed in 2.6.36.
We might want to hide the warning as most users won't care
if VirtualBox uses the host I/O cache or not and it automatically
does the right thing (uses host cache on ext4).
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