SCSI to IDE bridges...

Jim Leonard trixter at oldskool.org
Thu Sep 25 11:07:55 CDT 2008


Alexander Schreiber wrote:
>  - do not use a journalling FS on the CF

Just because the device is solid-state doesn't mean you should ignore 
journaling.  The host computer can still abort halfway through a write 
and bork the filesystem.

>  - mount the filesystem(s) on the CF with noatime (so reads don't cause
>    writes)

*That* is great advice for a CF.  Most people miss that.
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