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Date:   Mon, 11 Jun 2018 12:21:42 +0200
From:   Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
To:     Chengguang Xu <cgxu519@....com>
Cc:     jack@...e.com, linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3] ext2: add warning when specifying nocheck option

On Fri 08-06-18 10:53:40, Chengguang Xu wrote:
> The option nocheck(nocheck/check=none) is useless but considering
> backwards compatibility it's better to print warning for a while
> before completely remove from the code.
> 
> This patch add proper warning message for option 'nocheck' and
> remove unnecessary comment/function declaration which is used for
> removed option 'check'.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Chengguang Xu <cgxu519@....com>

Thanks. I've added the patch to my tree.

								Honza

> ---
> v1->v2:
> - Keep option nocheck as is and only add warning message.
> 
> v2->v3:
> - Add specific deprecation schedule to warning message.
> 
>  fs/ext2/ext2.h  | 2 --
>  fs/ext2/super.c | 5 ++---
>  2 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/fs/ext2/ext2.h b/fs/ext2/ext2.h
> index cc40802ddfa8..00e759f05161 100644
> --- a/fs/ext2/ext2.h
> +++ b/fs/ext2/ext2.h
> @@ -748,7 +748,6 @@ extern void ext2_free_blocks (struct inode *, unsigned long,
>  			      unsigned long);
>  extern unsigned long ext2_count_free_blocks (struct super_block *);
>  extern unsigned long ext2_count_dirs (struct super_block *);
> -extern void ext2_check_blocks_bitmap (struct super_block *);
>  extern struct ext2_group_desc * ext2_get_group_desc(struct super_block * sb,
>  						    unsigned int block_group,
>  						    struct buffer_head ** bh);
> @@ -771,7 +770,6 @@ extern void ext2_set_link(struct inode *, struct ext2_dir_entry_2 *, struct page
>  extern struct inode * ext2_new_inode (struct inode *, umode_t, const struct qstr *);
>  extern void ext2_free_inode (struct inode *);
>  extern unsigned long ext2_count_free_inodes (struct super_block *);
> -extern void ext2_check_inodes_bitmap (struct super_block *);
>  extern unsigned long ext2_count_free (struct buffer_head *, unsigned);
>  
>  /* inode.c */
> diff --git a/fs/ext2/super.c b/fs/ext2/super.c
> index c09289a42dc5..543e92762952 100644
> --- a/fs/ext2/super.c
> +++ b/fs/ext2/super.c
> @@ -557,6 +557,8 @@ static int parse_options(char *options, struct super_block *sb,
>  			set_opt (opts->s_mount_opt, NO_UID32);
>  			break;
>  		case Opt_nocheck:
> +			ext2_msg(sb, KERN_WARNING,
> +				"Option nocheck/check=none is deprecated and will be removed in June 2020.");
>  			clear_opt (opts->s_mount_opt, CHECK);
>  			break;
>  		case Opt_debug:
> @@ -1333,9 +1335,6 @@ static int ext2_remount (struct super_block * sb, int * flags, char * data)
>  	new_opts.s_resgid = sbi->s_resgid;
>  	spin_unlock(&sbi->s_lock);
>  
> -	/*
> -	 * Allow the "check" option to be passed as a remount option.
> -	 */
>  	if (!parse_options(data, sb, &new_opts))
>  		return -EINVAL;
>  
> -- 
> 2.17.1
> 
> 
-- 
Jan Kara <jack@...e.com>
SUSE Labs, CR

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