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Date:	Sun, 2 Nov 2008 18:48:50 -0500
From:	Theodore Tso <>
To:	Sami Liedes <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] jbd2: deregister proc on failure in

On Sun, Nov 02, 2008 at 09:58:57PM +0200, Sami Liedes wrote:
> jbd2_journal_init_inode() does not call jbd2_stats_proc_exit() on all
> failure paths after calling jbd2_stats_proc_init(). This leaves
> dangling references to the fs in proc.
> This patch fixes bug #11493.
> Signed-off-by: Sami Liedes <>
> ---
> I hope this is correct. I don't understand the code very well, but I
> did test my patch and it seems to fix the problem. Please don't hit me
> too hard, this is the first kernel patch I have ever submitted.

The patch looks good.  I'll get this into the ext4 patch queue and
queue it for submission to Linus.  I normally reference kernel bugs
via the full URL, i.e:

This patch fixes a bug reported by Sami Leides at:

...but that's just a tiny nit.   Thanks!!

							- Ted
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