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Date:	Fri, 21 Nov 2008 11:30:26 -0600
From:	Eric Sandeen <>
To:	"Aneesh Kumar K.V" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH -V2 5/5] ext4: Fix the race between read_inode_bitmap
 and ext4_new_inode

Aneesh Kumar K.V wrote:
> We need to make sure we update the inode bitmap and clear
> EXT4_BG_INODE_UNINIT flag with sb_bgl_lock held. We look
> at EXT4_BG_INODE_UNINIT and reinit the inode bitmap each
> time in ext4_read_inode_bitmap (introduced by
> c806e68f5647109350ec546fee5b526962970fd2 )

Same here as 3/5, if you can mention the failure modes this fixes,
that'd be great.

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