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Date:	Thu, 21 Jun 2007 16:54:14 -0700
From:	Avantika Mathur <mathur@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
To:	Andreas Dilger <adilger@...sterfs.com>
CC:	Girish Shilamkar <girish@...sterfs.com>, linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] uninitialized groups ported - kernel

Kernel build was failing with the uninitialized patches when 
CONFIG_CRC16=m. The patch below resolves this issue.

Also, when testing the patches, filesystem mount fails:

EXT4-fs error (device sdc1): ext4_check_descriptors: Checksum for group 1 failed (0!=1)

EXT4-fs: group descriptors corrupted!

EXT4-fs error (device sdc1): ext4_check_descriptors: Checksum for group 7 failed (0!=1)

Even though the uninitgrps feature is not enabled, the gdp->bg_checksum 
on disk is nonzero.
Mingming will pull the patches out of the patch queue until this is fixed.

Thanks
Avantika
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