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2012-12-10ext4: enable ext4 inline supportTao Ma1-0/+4
Signed-off-by: Tao Ma <boyu.mt@taobao.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-11-29ext4: fix possible use after free with metadata csumTheodore Ts'o1-1/+1
Commit fa77dcfafeaa introduces block bitmap checksum calculation into ext4_new_inode() in the case that block group was uninitialized. However we brelse() the bitmap buffer before we attempt to checksum it so we have no guarantee that the buffer is still there. Fix this by releasing the buffer after the possible checksum computation. Signed-off-by: Lukas Czerner <lczerner@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu> Acked-by: Darrick J. Wong <darrick.wong@oracle.com> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org
2012-10-28ext4: fix unjournaled inode bitmap modificationEric Sandeen1-10/+9
commit 119c0d4460b001e44b41dcf73dc6ee794b98bd31 changed ext4_new_inode() such that the inode bitmap was being modified outside a transaction, which could lead to corruption, and was discovered when journal_checksum found a bad checksum in the journal during log replay. Nix ran into this when using the journal_async_commit mount option, which enables journal checksumming. The ensuing journal replay failures due to the bad checksums led to filesystem corruption reported as the now infamous "Apparent serious progressive ext4 data corruption bug" [ Changed by tytso to only call ext4_journal_get_write_access() only when we're fairly certain that we're going to allocate the inode. ] I've tested this by mounting with journal_checksum and running fsstress then dropping power; I've also tested by hacking DM to create snapshots w/o first quiescing, which allows me to test journal replay repeatedly w/o actually power-cycling the box. Without the patch I hit a journal checksum error every time. With this fix it survives many iterations. Reported-by: Nix <nix@esperi.org.uk> Signed-off-by: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org
2012-10-22ext4: Checksum the block bitmap properly with bigalloc enabledTao Ma1-3/+1
In mke2fs, we only checksum the whole bitmap block and it is right. While in the kernel, we use EXT4_BLOCKS_PER_GROUP to indicate the size of the checksumed bitmap which is wrong when we enable bigalloc. The right size should be EXT4_CLUSTERS_PER_GROUP and this patch fixes it. Also as every caller of ext4_block_bitmap_csum_set and ext4_block_bitmap_csum_verify pass in EXT4_BLOCKS_PER_GROUP(sb)/8, we'd better removes this parameter and sets it in the function itself. Signed-off-by: Tao Ma <boyu.mt@taobao.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu> Reviewed-by: Lukas Czerner <lczerner@redhat.com> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org
2012-09-23ext4: check free inode count before allocating an inodeYongqiang Yang1-0/+9
Recently, I ecountered some corrupted filesystems in which some groups' free inode counts were 65535, it seemed that free inode count was overflow. This patch teaches ext4 to check free inode count before allocaing an inode. Signed-off-by: Yongqiang Yang <xiaoqiangnk@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-07-22ext4: remove useless marking of superblock dirtyJan Kara1-2/+0
Commit a0375156 properly notes that superblock doesn't need to be marked as dirty when only number of free inodes / blocks / number of directories changes since that is recomputed on each mount anyway. However that comment leaves some unnecessary markings as dirty in place. Remove these. Artem: tested using xfstests for both journalled and non-journalled ext4. Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu> Tested-by: Artem Bityutskiy <artem.bityutskiy@linux.intel.com>
2012-06-30ext4: pass a char * to ext4_count_free() instead of a buffer_head ptrTheodore Ts'o1-1/+2
Make it possible for ext4_count_free to operate on buffers and not just data in buffer_heads. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu> Cc: stable@kernel.org
2012-06-01Merge tag 'ext4_for_linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-19/+62
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tytso/ext4 Pull Ext4 updates from Theodore Ts'o: "The major new feature added in this update is Darrick J Wong's metadata checksum feature, which adds crc32 checksums to ext4's metadata fields. There is also the usual set of cleanups and bug fixes." * tag 'ext4_for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tytso/ext4: (44 commits) ext4: hole-punch use truncate_pagecache_range jbd2: use kmem_cache_zalloc wrapper instead of flag ext4: remove mb_groups before tearing down the buddy_cache ext4: add ext4_mb_unload_buddy in the error path ext4: don't trash state flags in EXT4_IOC_SETFLAGS ext4: let getattr report the right blocks in delalloc+bigalloc ext4: add missing save_error_info() to ext4_error() ext4: add debugging trigger for ext4_error() ext4: protect group inode free counting with group lock ext4: use consistent ssize_t type in ext4_file_write() ext4: fix format flag in ext4_ext_binsearch_idx() ext4: cleanup in ext4_discard_allocated_blocks() ext4: return ENOMEM when mounts fail due to lack of memory ext4: remove redundundant "(char *) bh->b_data" casts ext4: disallow hard-linked directory in ext4_lookup ext4: fix potential integer overflow in alloc_flex_gd() ext4: remove needs_recovery in ext4_mb_init() ext4: force ro mount if ext4_setup_super() fails ext4: fix potential NULL dereference in ext4_free_inodes_counts() ext4/jbd2: add metadata checksumming to the list of supported features ...
2012-05-28ext4: protect group inode free counting with group lockTao Ma1-1/+4
Now when we set the group inode free count, we don't have a proper group lock so that multiple threads may decrease the inode free count at the same time. And e2fsck will complain something like: Free inodes count wrong for group #1 (1, counted=0). Fix? no Free inodes count wrong for group #2 (3, counted=0). Fix? no Directories count wrong for group #2 (780, counted=779). Fix? no Free inodes count wrong for group #3 (2272, counted=2273). Fix? no So this patch try to protect it with the ext4_lock_group. btw, it is found by xfstests test case 269 and the volume is mkfsed with the parameter "-O ^resize_inode,^uninit_bg,extent,meta_bg,flex_bg,ext_attr" and I have run it 100 times and the error in e2fsck doesn't show up again. Signed-off-by: Tao Ma <boyu.mt@taobao.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-05-28ext4: fix potential NULL dereference in ext4_free_inodes_counts()Dan Carpenter1-4/+6
The ext4_get_group_desc() function returns NULL on error, and ext4_free_inodes_count() function dereferences it without checking. There is a check on the next line, but it's too late. Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: Dan Carpenter <dan.carpenter@oracle.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu> Cc: stable@kernel.org
2012-05-15userns: Convert ext4 to user kuid/kgid where appropriateEric W. Biederman1-2/+2
Acked-by: Serge Hallyn <serge.hallyn@canonical.com> Signed-off-by: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com>
2012-04-29ext4: make block group checksums use metadata_csum algorithmDarrick J. Wong1-10/+7
metadata_csum supersedes uninit_bg. Convert the ROCOMPAT uninit_bg flag check to a helper function that covers both, and make the checksum calculation algorithm use either crc16 or the metadata_csum chosen algorithm depending on which flag is set. Print a warning if we try to mount a filesystem with both feature flags set. Signed-off-by: Darrick J. Wong <djwong@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-04-29ext4: calculate and verify block bitmap checksumDarrick J. Wong1-0/+4
Compute and verify the checksum of the block bitmap; this checksum is stored in the block group descriptor. Signed-off-by: Darrick J. Wong <djwong@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-04-29ext4: calculate and verify checksums for inode bitmapsDarrick J. Wong1-5/+29
Compute and verify the checksum of the inode bitmap; the checkum is stored in the block group descriptor. Signed-off-by: Darrick J. Wong <djwong@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-04-29ext4: calculate and verify inode checksumsDarrick J. Wong1-0/+13
This patch introduces to ext4 the ability to calculate and verify inode checksums. This requires the use of a new ro compatibility flag and some accompanying e2fsprogs patches to provide the relevant features in tune2fs and e2fsck. The inode generation changes have been integrated into this patch. Signed-off-by: Darrick J. Wong <djwong@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-03-19ext4: change some printk() calls to use ext4_msg() insteadTheodore Ts'o1-9/+10
Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-03-19ext4: remove trailing newlines from ext4_msg() and ext4_error() messagesTheodore Ts'o1-3/+3
The functions ext4_msg() and ext4_error() already tack on a trailing newline, so remove the unnecessary extra newline. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-02-20ext4: fix race when setting bitmap_uptodate flagTheodore Ts'o1-8/+18
In ext4_read_{inode,block}_bitmap() we were setting bitmap_uptodate() before submitting the buffer for read. The is bad, since we check bitmap_uptodate() without locking the buffer, and so if another process is racing with us, it's possible that they will think the bitmap is uptodate even though the read has not completed yet, resulting in inodes and blocks potentially getting allocated more than once if we get really unlucky. Addresses-Google-Bug: 2828254 Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-02-06ext4: fold ext4_claim_inode into ext4_new_inodeTheodore Ts'o1-133/+76
The function ext4_claim_inode() is only called by one function, ext4_new_inode(), and by folding the functionality into ext4_new_inode(), we can remove almost 50 lines of code, and put all of the logic of allocating a new inode into a single place. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2012-01-10Merge branch 'for_linus' into for_linus_mergedTheodore Ts'o1-7/+11
Conflicts: fs/ext4/ioctl.c
2012-01-03ext4: propagate umode_tAl Viro1-4/+4
Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>
2011-12-28ext4: use proper little-endian bitopsAkinobu Mita1-2/+2
ext4_{set,clear}_bit() is defined as __test_and_{set,clear}_bit_le() for ext4. Only two ext4_{set,clear}_bit() calls check the return value. The rest of calls ignore the return value and they can be replaced with __{set,clear}_bit_le(). This changes ext4_{set,clear}_bit() from __test_and_{set,clear}_bit_le() to __{set,clear}_bit_le() and introduces ext4_test_and_{set,clear}_bit() for the two places where old bit needs to be returned. This ext4_{set,clear}_bit() change is considered safe, because if someone uses these macros without noticing the change, new ext4_{set,clear}_bit don't have return value and causes compiler errors where the return value is used. This also removes unused ext4_find_first_zero_bit(). Signed-off-by: Akinobu Mita <akinobu.mita@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-12-28ext4: avoid counting the number of free inodes twice in find_group_orlov()Theodore Ts'o1-3/+3
Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-12-18ext4: fix error handling on inode bitmap corruptionJan Kara1-2/+6
When insert_inode_locked() fails in ext4_new_inode() it most likely means inode bitmap got corrupted and we allocated again inode which is already in use. Also doing unlock_new_inode() during error recovery is wrong since the inode does not have I_NEW set. Fix the problem by jumping to fail: (instead of fail_drop:) which declares filesystem error and does not call unlock_new_inode(). Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-11-02Merge branch 'for-next' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-1/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/hch/vfs-queue * 'for-next' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/hch/vfs-queue: vfs: add d_prune dentry operation vfs: protect i_nlink filesystems: add set_nlink() filesystems: add missing nlink wrappers logfs: remove unnecessary nlink setting ocfs2: remove unnecessary nlink setting jfs: remove unnecessary nlink setting hypfs: remove unnecessary nlink setting vfs: ignore error on forced remount readlinkat: ensure we return ENOENT for the empty pathname for normal lookups vfs: fix dentry leak in simple_fill_super()
2011-11-02filesystems: add missing nlink wrappersMiklos Szeredi1-1/+1
Replace direct i_nlink updates with the respective updater function (inc_nlink, drop_nlink, clear_nlink, inode_dec_link_count). Signed-off-by: Miklos Szeredi <mszeredi@suse.cz>
2011-10-31ext4: remove comments about extent mount option in ext4_new_inode()Eryu Guan1-5/+1
Remove comments about 'extent' mount option in ext4_new_inode(), since it's no longer exists. Signed-off-by: Eryu Guan <guaneryu@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-10-29ext4: fix quota accounting during migrationDmitry Monakhov1-3/+6
The tmp_inode should have same uid/gid as the original inode. Otherwise new metadata blocks will be accounted to wrong quota-id, which will result in a quota leak after the inode migration is completed. Signed-off-by: Dmitry Monakhov <dmonakhov@openvz.org> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-10-18ext4: functions should not be declared externH Hartley Sweeten1-1/+1
The function declarations in ext4.h are already marked extern, so it's not necessary to do so in the .c files. This quiets the sparse noise: warning: function 'ext4_flush_completed_IO' with external linkage has definition warning: function 'ext4_init_inode_table' with external linkage has definition Signed-off-by: H Hartley Sweeten <hsweeten@visionengravers.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-10-08ext4: remove deprecated oldallocLukas Czerner1-135/+3
For a long time now orlov is the default block allocator in the ext4. It performs better than the old one and no one seems to claim otherwise so we can safely drop it and make oldalloc and orlov mount option deprecated. This is a part of the effort to reduce number of ext4 options hence the test matrix. Signed-off-by: Lukas Czerner <lczerner@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-09-09ext4: rename ext4_free_blocks_after_init() to ext4_free_clusters_after_init()Theodore Ts'o1-1/+1
This function really returns the number of clusters after initializing an uninitalized block bitmap has been initialized. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-09-09ext4: Rename ext4_free_blks_{count,set}() to refer to clustersTheodore Ts'o1-7/+7
The field bg_free_blocks_count_{lo,high} in the block group descriptor has been repurposed to hold the number of free clusters for bigalloc functions. So rename the functions so it makes it easier to read and audit the block allocation and block freeing code. Note: at this point in bigalloc development we doesn't support online resize, so this also makes it really obvious all of the places we need to fix up to add support for online resize. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-09-09ext4: convert the free_blocks field in s_flex_groups to be free_clustersTheodore Ts'o1-19/+21
Convert the free_blocks to be free_clusters to make the final revised bigalloc changes easier to read/understand. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-09-09ext4: convert s_{dirty,free}blocks_counter to s_{dirty,free}clusters_counterTheodore Ts'o1-1/+2
Convert the percpu counters s_dirtyblocks_counter and s_freeblocks_counter in struct ext4_super_info to be s_dirtyclusters_counter and s_freeclusters_counter. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-09-09ext4: split out ext4_free_blocks_after_init()Theodore Ts'o1-13/+7
The function ext4_free_blocks_after_init() used to be a #define of ext4_init_block_bitmap(). This actually made it difficult to understand how the function worked, and made it hard make changes to support clusters. So as an initial cleanup, I've separated out the functionality of initializing block bitmap from calculating the number of free blocks in the new block group. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-08-01ext4: use the correct error exit path in ext4_init_inode_table()Yongqiang Yang1-1/+1
This patch lets ext4_init_inode_table() handle errors right. ext4_init_inode_table() should down_write() alloc_sem which has been up_write()ed and stop the started journal handle. Signed-off-by: Yongqiang Yang <xiaoqiangnk@gmail.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-03-25Merge branch 'for_linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-1/+7
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tytso/ext4 * 'for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/tytso/ext4: (43 commits) ext4: fix a BUG in mb_mark_used during trim. ext4: unused variables cleanup in fs/ext4/extents.c ext4: remove redundant set_buffer_mapped() in ext4_da_get_block_prep() ext4: add more tracepoints and use dev_t in the trace buffer ext4: don't kfree uninitialized s_group_info members ext4: add missing space in printk's in __ext4_grp_locked_error() ext4: add FITRIM to compat_ioctl. ext4: handle errors in ext4_clear_blocks() ext4: unify the ext4_handle_release_buffer() api ext4: handle errors in ext4_rename jbd2: add COW fields to struct jbd2_journal_handle jbd2: add the b_cow_tid field to journal_head struct ext4: Initialize fsync transaction ids in ext4_new_inode() ext4: Use single thread to perform DIO unwritten convertion ext4: optimize ext4_bio_write_page() when no extent conversion is needed ext4: skip orphan cleanup if fs has unknown ROCOMPAT features ext4: use the nblocks arg to ext4_truncate_restart_trans() ext4: fix missing iput of root inode for some mount error paths ext4: make FIEMAP and delayed allocation play well together ext4: suppress verbose debugging information if malloc-debug is off ... Fi up conflicts in fs/ext4/super.c due to workqueue changes
2011-03-21ext4: add more tracepoints and use dev_t in the trace bufferJiaying Zhang1-0/+1
- Add more ext4 tracepoints. - Change ext4 tracepoints to use dev_t field with MAJOR/MINOR macros so that we can save 4 bytes in the ring buffer on some platforms. - Add sync_mode to ext4_da_writepages, ext4_da_write_pages, and ext4_da_writepages_result tracepoints. Also remove for_reclaim field from ext4_da_writepages since it is usually not very useful. Signed-off-by: Jiaying Zhang <jiayingz@google.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-03-16ext4: Initialize fsync transaction ids in ext4_new_inode()Theodore Ts'o1-0/+5
When allocating a new inode, we need to make sure i_sync_tid and i_datasync_tid are initialized. Otherwise, one or both of these two values could be left initialized to zero, which could potentially result in BUG_ON in jbd2_journal_commit_transaction. (This could happen by having journal->commit_request getting set to zero, which could wake up the kjournald process even though there is no running transaction, which then causes a BUG_ON via the J_ASSERT(j_ruinning_transaction != NULL) statement. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-03-08Merge branch 'master' of git://git.infradead.org/users/eparis/selinux into nextJames Morris1-1/+1
2011-02-21ext4: Fix sparse warning: Using plain integer as NULL pointerPeter Huewe1-1/+1
This patch fixes the warning "Using plain integer as NULL pointer", generated by sparse, by replacing the offending 0s with NULL. Signed-off-by: Peter Huewe <peterhuewe@gmx.de> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2011-02-01fs/vfs/security: pass last path component to LSM on inode creationEric Paris1-1/+1
SELinux would like to implement a new labeling behavior of newly created inodes. We currently label new inodes based on the parent and the creating process. This new behavior would also take into account the name of the new object when deciding the new label. This is not the (supposed) full path, just the last component of the path. This is very useful because creating /etc/shadow is different than creating /etc/passwd but the kernel hooks are unable to differentiate these operations. We currently require that userspace realize it is doing some difficult operation like that and than userspace jumps through SELinux hoops to get things set up correctly. This patch does not implement new behavior, that is obviously contained in a seperate SELinux patch, but it does pass the needed name down to the correct LSM hook. If no such name exists it is fine to pass NULL. Signed-off-by: Eric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>
2011-01-10ext4: drop i_state_flags on architectures with 64-bit longsTheodore Ts'o1-1/+1
We can store the dynamic inode state flags in the high bits of EXT4_I(inode)->i_flags, and eliminate i_state_flags. This saves 8 bytes from the size of ext4_inode_info structure, which when multiplied by the number of the number of in the inode cache, can save a lot of memory. Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2010-10-27Merge branch 'next' into upstream-mergeTheodore Ts'o1-7/+128
Conflicts: fs/ext4/inode.c fs/ext4/mballoc.c include/trace/events/ext4.h
2010-10-27ext4: rename mark_bitmap_end() to ext4_mark_bitmap_end()Theodore Ts'o1-2/+2
Fix a namespace leak from fs/ext4 Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2010-10-27ext4: make various ext4 functions be staticTheodore Ts'o1-5/+6
These functions have no need to be exported beyond file context. No functions needed to be moved for this commit; just some function declarations changed to be static and removed from header files. (A similar patch was submitted by Eric Sandeen, but I wanted to handle code movement in separate patches to make sure code changes didn't accidentally get dropped.) Signed-off-by: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2010-10-27ext4: add interface to advertise ext4 features in sysfsLukas Czerner1-9/+10
User-space should have the opportunity to check what features doest ext4 support in each particular copy. This adds easy interface by creating new "features" directory in sys/fs/ext4/. In that directory files advertising feature names can be created. Add lazy_itable_init to the feature list. Signed-off-by: Lukas Czerner <lczerner@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2010-10-27ext4: add support for lazy inode table initializationLukas Czerner1-0/+120
When the lazy_itable_init extended option is passed to mke2fs, it considerably speeds up filesystem creation because inode tables are not zeroed out. The fact that parts of the inode table are uninitialized is not a problem so long as the block group descriptors, which contain information regarding how much of the inode table has been initialized, has not been corrupted However, if the block group checksums are not valid, e2fsck must scan the entire inode table, and the the old, uninitialized data could potentially cause e2fsck to report false problems. Hence, it is important for the inode tables to be initialized as soon as possble. This commit adds this feature so that mke2fs can safely use the lazy inode table initialization feature to speed up formatting file systems. This is done via a new new kernel thread called ext4lazyinit, which is created on demand and destroyed, when it is no longer needed. There is only one thread for all ext4 filesystems in the system. When the first filesystem with inititable mount option is mounted, ext4lazyinit thread is created, then the filesystem can register its request in the request list. This thread then walks through the list of requests picking up scheduled requests and invoking ext4_init_inode_table(). Next schedule time for the request is computed by multiplying the time it took to zero out last inode table with wait multiplier, which can be set with the (init_itable=n) mount option (default is 10). We are doing this so we do not take the whole I/O bandwidth. When the thread is no longer necessary (request list is empty) it frees the appropriate structures and exits (and can be created later later by another filesystem). We do not disturb regular inode allocations in any way, it just do not care whether the inode table is, or is not zeroed. But when zeroing, we have to skip used inodes, obviously. Also we should prevent new inode allocations from the group, while zeroing is on the way. For that we take write alloc_sem lock in ext4_init_inode_table() and read alloc_sem in the ext4_claim_inode, so when we are unlucky and allocator hits the group which is currently being zeroed, it just has to wait. This can be suppresed using the mount option no_init_itable. Signed-off-by: Lukas Czerner <lczerner@redhat.com> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
2010-08-10Merge branch 'for-linus' of ↵Linus Torvalds1-1/+1
git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/vfs-2.6 * 'for-linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/viro/vfs-2.6: (96 commits) no need for list_for_each_entry_safe()/resetting with superblock list Fix sget() race with failing mount vfs: don't hold s_umount over close_bdev_exclusive() call sysv: do not mark superblock dirty on remount sysv: do not mark superblock dirty on mount btrfs: remove junk sb_dirt change BFS: clean up the superblock usage AFFS: wait for sb synchronization when needed AFFS: clean up dirty flag usage cifs: truncate fallout mbcache: fix shrinker function return value mbcache: Remove unused features add f_flags to struct statfs(64) pass a struct path to vfs_statfs update VFS documentation for method changes. All filesystems that need invalidate_inode_buffers() are doing that explicitly convert remaining ->clear_inode() to ->evict_inode() Make ->drop_inode() just return whether inode needs to be dropped fs/inode.c:clear_inode() is gone fs/inode.c:evict() doesn't care about delete vs. non-delete paths now ... Fix up trivial conflicts in fs/nilfs2/super.c
2010-08-09convert ext4 to ->evict_inode()Al Viro1-1/+1
pretty much brute-force... Signed-off-by: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>