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Bug 452550

Summary: sys-fs/ntfs3g - data corruption when alternately "fast-booting" Windows 8 and Linux
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Anton Bolshakov <blshkv>
Component: [OLD] Core systemAssignee: Patrick McLean <chutzpah>
Status: RESOLVED OBSOLETE    
Severity: normal CC: base-system, ssuominen
Priority: Normal    
Version: 10.1   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
See Also: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=859373
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Description Anton Bolshakov 2013-01-16 13:49:19 UTC
That story is in the news today.
http://www.h-online.com/open/features/Linux-and-Windows-8-Fast-Startup-puts-data-at-risk-1780640.html

There are few official patches for NTFS-3G driver, you might want to apply them now because the next release is not ready yet.

Redhat have done that:
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=859373
Comment 1 Patrick McLean gentoo-dev 2013-01-16 22:19:32 UTC
I committed sys-fs/ntfs3g-2013.01.13 yesterday that includes those fixes. If you would like it stabilized, please file a stabilization bug.