Asynchronous fsync() (Linux kernel)

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Post by bgstack15 • 13 Jun 2019, 18:39

There is a fascinating discussion on Linux Weekly News about a proposed addition to the Linux kernel that could be an alternative to fsync() that would be particularly useful on certain filesystems for lots of small writes.

Could the architecture or use case of FreeFileSync benefit from the proposed kernel additions?