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Date:	Mon, 30 Apr 2012 13:16:04 -0500
From:	Eric Sandeen <>
To:	Matthew Wilcox <>
CC:	Jan Kara <>,
	"" <>,
	ext4 development <>,
	Andreas Dilger <>,
	Bernd Schubert <>
Subject: [PATCH 3/3] ext3: pass custom EOF to generic_file_llseek_size()

Use the new custom EOF argument to generic_file_llseek_size so
that SEEK_END will go to the max hash value for htree dirs
in ext3 rather than to i_size_read()

Signed-off-by: Eric Sandeen <>

diff --git a/fs/ext3/dir.c b/fs/ext3/dir.c
index 92490e9..c8fff93 100644
--- a/fs/ext3/dir.c
+++ b/fs/ext3/dir.c
@@ -300,10 +300,11 @@ loff_t ext3_dir_llseek(struct file *file, loff_t offset, int origin)
 	struct inode *inode = file->f_mapping->host;
 	int dx_dir = is_dx_dir(inode);
+	loff_t htree_max = ext3_get_htree_eof(file);
 	if (likely(dx_dir))
 		return generic_file_llseek_size(file, offset, origin,
-					        ext3_get_htree_eof(file));
+					        htree_max, htree_max);
 		return generic_file_llseek(file, offset, origin);

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