IDE write ordering ?
lowen at pari.edu
Tue Dec 2 18:33:36 UTC 2003
On Tuesday 02 December 2003 07:44 am, Alan Cox wrote:
> The same applies for some databases if you are paranoid too
If the database uses write ahead logging then you can get in trouble with
this. Been there, done that with PostgreSQL, which does use WAL. Oracle
also uses WAL. So Oracle on ATA is vulnerable to data loss if the drive
loses power for whatever reason.
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