eatmydata - A library to disable fsync calls

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.1
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename eatmydata-105-lp151.2.2.x86_64.rpm
Package name eatmydata
Package version 105
Package release lp151.2.2
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Category Development/Tools/Other
License GPL-3.0
Maintainer -
Download size 29.25 KB
Installed size 67.65 KB
libeatmydata is a small LD_PRELOAD library designed to (transparently) disable fsync (and friends, like open(O_SYNC)). This has two side-effects: making software that writes data safely to disk a lot quicker and making this software no longer crash safe.


Package Version Architecture Repository
eatmydata - - -


Name Value
/sbin/ldconfig - - - - - -


Name Value
eatmydata = 105-lp151.2.2
eatmydata(x86-64) = 105-lp151.2.2 -


Type URL
Binary Package eatmydata-105-lp151.2.2.x86_64.rpm
Source Package eatmydata-105-lp151.2.2.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install eatmydata rpm package:

# zypper install eatmydata




2015-03-26 -
- fix libdir for shlib on 64 bit
2015-01-30 -
- rename eatmydata.rpmlintrc to eatmydata-rpmlintrc for Factory
2015-01-29 -
- add eatmydata.rpmlintrc to spec file
- reduce suppressed rpmlint warnings
- note reason for suppression of shlib-policy-name-error
2015-01-25 -
- eatmydata 105:
+ no release notes
- includes changes from 82:
+ Add pthread_testcancel() calls to fix a bug where libeatmydata
wrapped fsync() wasn't a cancellation point which caused
problems with eglibc builds in debian.
+ - another fixto get open and open64 on 32bit
- includes changes from 79:
+ fixed issues with largefile support on 64 and 32bit platforms
and being consistent behavior on if _FILE_OFFSET_BITS was
defined or not (test also added)
- packaging changes:
+ verify source signature
+ clean spec file
+ add documentation
+ adjust %defattr to make %doc work on SLE 11
+ add libeatmydata-105-remove-dpkg.patch to remove dpkg call for
run-time architecture description
2013-04-15 -
- initial package of eatmydata version 65

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