fortypoundhead.com

Control Write Behind Caching

Posted On 2005-11-1 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Control Write Behind Caching (Windows 9x)
Tags:  
Views: 1519


For increased performance write behind caching is used to write data to the fixed disks, this means that in the event of a system failure there is a possibility that data would not be completely written to the disk. If you have a system critical application you can disable this functionality to be sure that data is written directly to the disk bypassing the cache.

Key: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\FileSystem]
Value Name: DriveWriteBehind
Data Type: REG_BINARY
Data: (00 00 00 00 = protected mode, 01 00 00 00 = real mode)


About the Author

FortyPoundHead has posted a total of 1974 articles.

 


Comments On This Post

No comments on this post yet!


Do you have a thought relating to this post? You can post your comment here. If you have an unrelated question, you can use the Q&A section to ask it.

Or you can drop a note to the administrators if you're not sure where you should post.


Your IP address is:54.224.200.104

Before you can post, you need to prove you are human. If you log in, this test goes away.



Recent Forum Posts

Coding Archive?
dwirch posted on May 25, 2017 at about 12:38 in Site News

BWASL returns
dwirch posted on May 13, 2017 at about 15:24 in Site News

BWASL returns
dwirch posted on May 13, 2017 at about 8:46 in Site News

Job Spammer: Balashankar Bose Bose
dwirch posted on May 11, 2017 at about 10:05 in Spammers

Job Spammer: Bharti Jigyasi
dwirch posted on May 11, 2017 at about 7:58 in Spammers

List of Shady Characters
dwirch posted on April 25, 2017 at about 16:39 in Webmaster Stuff