DBAN 'syncing' question

tom_petty

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What does the 'syncing' mean :?:
I've noticed it appears after almost every pass, but not always....
 

dajhorn

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The dwipe process calls fdatasync() at the end of each pass, which asks the system to commit all buffers. The [syncing] notice stays on the console until the fdatasync() call returns.
 
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