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Date:	Mon, 16 Jun 2008 23:19:44 +0530
From:	"Aneesh Kumar K.V" <aneesh.kumar@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
To:	Mingming Cao <cmm@...ibm.com>
Cc:	"linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org" <linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org>,
	Theodore Tso <tytso@....edu>,
	Eric Sandeen <sandeen@...hat.com>, Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
Subject: Re: Patch queue update

On Sun, Jun 15, 2008 at 10:51:36PM +0530, Aneesh Kumar K.V wrote:
> Hi Mingming,
> 
> Attached below are new patches for the patchqueue. Some of patches
> update already existing patches, mostly to get them apply
> cleanly after adding new patches or to fix sparse warning. The modified
> patches should not have any functionality change. The diff between
> the patchqueue and updated queue is attached below. That should help
> to look at the changes easily.  The patch queue looked at is
> as of commit 22d4c3124d50803222c14116b3fdf08dc447a119
> 
> The updated series file
> http://www.radian.org/~kvaneesh/ext4/jun-15-2008/series
> The patches
> http://www.radian.org/~kvaneesh/ext4/jun-15-2008/
> The complete patchset.
> http://www.radian.org/~kvaneesh/ext4/jun-15-2008/patches.tar.gz
> 
> 


Update for 12-ext4-jinode-hang.patch after review.

ext4: Fix file system hang due to corrupt jinode values.

From: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>

While commiting the transaction we set the i_flags
of jbd2_inode to JI_COMMIT_RUNNING. This is needed to ensure
that when we are commiting the transaction we don't release
the inode via iput. In ext4_clear_inode we wait for the
flag to be cleared before we release the inode.

In ext4_new_inode we call iput for different failure cases
before initializing the jbd2_inode. This cause the failure
case to hang in iput as show below. Fix the same by initializing
jbd2_inode early.

 [<c022d20e>] ? prepare_to_wait+0x49/0x4e
 [<c02cf430>] jbd2_journal_release_jbd_inode+0x86/0xcc
 [<c022d0e4>] ? wake_bit_function+0x0/0x43
 [<c02b329b>] ext4_clear_inode+0x45/0x4a
 [<c02748f7>] clear_inode+0x5f/0xae
 [<c0274e8f>] generic_drop_inode+0x119/0x13a
 [<c0274071>] iput+0x4b/0x4e
 [<c02ab200>] ext4_new_inode+0xb29/0xb7a
 [<c0272761>] ? dput+0x19/0xdc
 [<c02cca5f>] ? jbd2_journal_start+0x8c/0xb9
 [<c02b1cb4>] ext4_create+0x81/0xe7
 [<c02b1c33>] ? ext4_create+0x0/0xe7
 [<c026aa3c>] vfs_create+0x6c/0xdb
 [<c026cfd6>] do_filp_open+0x1a6/0x6b5
 [<c026284e>] do_sys_open+0x40/0xb6
 [<c0262906>] sys_open+0x1e/0x26
 [<c0202be6>] syscall_call+0x7/0xb

Reported-by: Holger Kiehl <Holger.Kiehl@....de>
Signed-off-by: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Acked-by: Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
---

 fs/ext4/ialloc.c  |    1 -
 fs/ext4/inode.c   |    1 -
 fs/ext4/mballoc.c |    2 --
 fs/ext4/super.c   |    1 +
 4 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)


diff --git a/fs/ext4/ialloc.c b/fs/ext4/ialloc.c
index 7823405..dc8bfc4 100644
--- a/fs/ext4/ialloc.c
+++ b/fs/ext4/ialloc.c
@@ -820,7 +820,6 @@ struct inode *ext4_new_inode(handle_t *handle, struct inode * dir, int mode)
 	ei->i_state = EXT4_STATE_NEW;
 
 	ei->i_extra_isize = EXT4_SB(sb)->s_want_extra_isize;
-	jbd2_journal_init_jbd_inode(&ei->jinode, inode);
 
 	ret = inode;
 	if(DQUOT_ALLOC_INODE(inode)) {
diff --git a/fs/ext4/inode.c b/fs/ext4/inode.c
index fef2574..43d67e0 100644
--- a/fs/ext4/inode.c
+++ b/fs/ext4/inode.c
@@ -3125,7 +3125,6 @@ struct inode *ext4_iget(struct super_block *sb, unsigned long ino)
 	ei->i_default_acl = EXT4_ACL_NOT_CACHED;
 #endif
 	ei->i_block_alloc_info = NULL;
-	jbd2_journal_init_jbd_inode(&ei->jinode, inode);
 
 	ret = __ext4_get_inode_loc(inode, &iloc, 0);
 	if (ret < 0)
diff --git a/fs/ext4/mballoc.c b/fs/ext4/mballoc.c
index 034f00f..e511b95 100644
--- a/fs/ext4/mballoc.c
+++ b/fs/ext4/mballoc.c
@@ -2259,8 +2259,6 @@ static int ext4_mb_init_backend(struct super_block *sb)
 		printk(KERN_ERR "EXT4-fs: can't get new inode\n");
 		goto err_freesgi;
 	}
-	jbd2_journal_init_jbd_inode(&EXT4_I(sbi->s_buddy_cache)->jinode,
-				    sbi->s_buddy_cache);
 	EXT4_I(sbi->s_buddy_cache)->i_disksize = 0;
 
 	metalen = sizeof(*meta_group_info) << EXT4_DESC_PER_BLOCK_BITS(sb);
diff --git a/fs/ext4/super.c b/fs/ext4/super.c
index e207555..fde1ae9 100644
--- a/fs/ext4/super.c
+++ b/fs/ext4/super.c
@@ -578,6 +578,7 @@ static struct inode *ext4_alloc_inode(struct super_block *sb)
 	ei->i_allocated_meta_blocks = 0;
 	ei->i_delalloc_reserved_flag = 0;
 	spin_lock_init(&(ei->i_block_reservation_lock));
+	jbd2_journal_init_jbd_inode(&ei->jinode, &ei->vfs_inode);
 	return &ei->vfs_inode;
 }
 
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