Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 177620
kernel device-mapper snapshot: barriers are not supported
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:22 EST
Created attachment 123111 [details]
The snapshot target does not handle I/O barriers correctly so it should refuse
to process them. Otherwise code that relies on them working could lead to data
The mapping functions always pass reads through to the underlying devices
immediately, but writes may get delayed.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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