libeatmydata package in Ubuntu

eatmydata: Library and utilities designed to disable fsync and friends
libeatmydata1: Library and utilities to disable fsync and friends - shared library

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LD_PRELOAD library that disables all forms of writing data safely to disk. fsync() becomes a NO-OP, O_SYNC is removed etc. The idea is to use in testing to get faster test runs where real durability is not required.

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A newer version of libeatmydata is available for packaging: libeatmydata release-105

The Xenial Xerus (active development)
105-1 release (main) 2015-10-24
The Wily Werewolf (current stable release)
82-6 release (main) 2015-05-04
The Vivid Vervet (supported)
82-6 release (main) 2014-12-02
The Trusty Tahr (supported)
26-2 release (main) 2013-12-24
The Precise Pangolin (supported)
26-2 release (universe) 2011-10-13