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Date:	Tue, 03 Jun 2008 15:36:22 -0700
From:	akpm@...ux-foundation.org
To:	mm-commits@...r.kernel.org
Cc:	hidehiro.kawai.ez@...achi.com, hidehiro.kawai.ez@...acih.com,
	jack@...e.cz, linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org
Subject: + jbd-strictly-check-for-write-errors-on-data-buffers.patch added to -mm tree


The patch titled
     jbd: strictly check for write errors on data buffers
has been added to the -mm tree.  Its filename is
     jbd-strictly-check-for-write-errors-on-data-buffers.patch

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Subject: jbd: strictly check for write errors on data buffers
From: Hidehiro Kawai <hidehiro.kawai.ez@...achi.com>

In ordered mode, we should abort journaling when an I/O error has occurred
on a file data buffer in the committing transaction.  But there can be
data buffers which are not checked for error:

  (a) the buffer which has already been written out by pdflush
  (b) the buffer which has been unlocked before scanned in the
      t_locked_list loop

This patch adds missing error checks and aborts journaling
appropriately.

Signed-off-by: Hidehiro Kawai <hidehiro.kawai.ez@...acih.com>
Acked-by: Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
Cc: <linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>
---

 fs/jbd/commit.c |   14 +++++++++-----
 1 file changed, 9 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff -puN fs/jbd/commit.c~jbd-strictly-check-for-write-errors-on-data-buffers fs/jbd/commit.c
--- a/fs/jbd/commit.c~jbd-strictly-check-for-write-errors-on-data-buffers
+++ a/fs/jbd/commit.c
@@ -172,7 +172,7 @@ static void journal_do_submit_data(struc
 /*
  *  Submit all the data buffers to disk
  */
-static void journal_submit_data_buffers(journal_t *journal,
+static int journal_submit_data_buffers(journal_t *journal,
 				transaction_t *commit_transaction)
 {
 	struct journal_head *jh;
@@ -180,6 +180,7 @@ static void journal_submit_data_buffers(
 	int locked;
 	int bufs = 0;
 	struct buffer_head **wbuf = journal->j_wbuf;
+	int err = 0;
 
 	/*
 	 * Whenever we unlock the journal and sleep, things can get added
@@ -253,6 +254,8 @@ write_out_data:
 			put_bh(bh);
 		} else {
 			BUFFER_TRACE(bh, "writeout complete: unfile");
+			if (unlikely(!buffer_uptodate(bh)))
+				err = -EIO;
 			__journal_unfile_buffer(jh);
 			jbd_unlock_bh_state(bh);
 			if (locked)
@@ -271,6 +274,8 @@ write_out_data:
 	}
 	spin_unlock(&journal->j_list_lock);
 	journal_do_submit_data(wbuf, bufs);
+
+	return err;
 }
 
 /*
@@ -410,8 +415,7 @@ void journal_commit_transaction(journal_
 	 * Now start flushing things to disk, in the order they appear
 	 * on the transaction lists.  Data blocks go first.
 	 */
-	err = 0;
-	journal_submit_data_buffers(journal, commit_transaction);
+	err = journal_submit_data_buffers(journal, commit_transaction);
 
 	/*
 	 * Wait for all previously submitted IO to complete.
@@ -426,10 +430,10 @@ void journal_commit_transaction(journal_
 		if (buffer_locked(bh)) {
 			spin_unlock(&journal->j_list_lock);
 			wait_on_buffer(bh);
-			if (unlikely(!buffer_uptodate(bh)))
-				err = -EIO;
 			spin_lock(&journal->j_list_lock);
 		}
+		if (unlikely(!buffer_uptodate(bh)))
+			err = -EIO;
 		if (!inverted_lock(journal, bh)) {
 			put_bh(bh);
 			spin_lock(&journal->j_list_lock);
_

Patches currently in -mm which might be from hidehiro.kawai.ez@...achi.com are

jbd-strictly-check-for-write-errors-on-data-buffers.patch
jbd-ordered-data-integrity-fix.patch
jbd-abort-when-failed-to-log-metadata-buffers.patch
jbd-fix-error-handling-for-checkpoint-io.patch
ext3-abort-ext3-if-the-journal-has-aborted.patch

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