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Date:	Tue, 18 Jun 2013 12:01:20 -0400
From:	Theodore Ts'o <>
To:	Al Viro <>
	Jan Kara <>
Subject: Re: [ext3,ext4] old bug in htree_dirblock_to_tree()

On Mon, Jun 17, 2013 at 04:23:38PM +0100, Al Viro wrote:
> 	Both ext3 and ext4 htree_dirblock_to_tree() is just filling
> the in-core rbtree for use by call_filldir().  All updates of
> ->f_pos are done by the latter; bumping it here (on error) is obviously
> wrong - we might very well have it nowhere near the block we'd found
> an error in.
> Signed-off-by: Al Viro <>

Applied, thanks.  Nice catch!

Jan, I'll carry the fix for ext3 as well in the ext4 tree, unless
you'd prefer otherwise.

					- Ted
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