When an application or a service performs cached I/O and noncached I/O operations, the cache exists in stale data. Therefore, one of the following issues may occur after a while:

  • Data corruption occurs when the stale data is flushed to the file.
  • Unexpected results occur when the application or service reads the stale data.

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