Comment 10 for bug 1042159

Dimitri John Ledkov (xnox) wrote :

It is known when it is safe to mount ntfs partitions. The presents of hiberfil.sys file indicates that that particular partition is hibernated. Windows7 and earlier a user had to explicitly hibernate a system. With Windows8 shut down action defaults to: hibernate kernel + shut down the rest. This is called "Hybrid Boot" and is one of the features of Windows8.