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Re: SSD's and many edits of a single file

On Sun, 8 Apr 2018 21:10:20 -0400 Gene Heskett said:

> Is this a known fault with some SSD's? Or???

~$ sync

FWIW I add the line below in my /etc/crontab as a standard post-install

* * * * * root /bin/sync

The kernel and journalling file system should take care of that
already, so periodic syncing might seem as superfluous. Nevertheless,
this increased the robustness of my filesystems by an order of
magnitude, *perceivedly*. :)

Abdullah Ramazanoglu