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Date:	Sun, 18 Oct 2015 00:37:29 -0400
From:	Theodore Ts'o <>
To:	Andy Leiserson <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] fix calculation of meta_bg descriptor backups

On Mon, Oct 05, 2015 at 08:48:22AM -0700, Andy Leiserson wrote:
> "group" is the group where the backup will be placed, and is initialized
> to zero in the declaration. This meant that backups for meta_bg
> descriptors were erroneously written to group 1 and group
> (desc_per_block-1).
> Signed-off-by: Andy Leiserson <>

Nice catch!  I added to the commit description the following
reproduction information:

  mke2fs -Fq -t ext4 -b 1024 -O ^resize_inode /tmp/foo.img 16G
  truncate -s 24G /tmp/foo.img
  losetup /dev/loop0 /tmp/foo.img
  mount /dev/loop0 /mnt
  resize2fs /dev/loop0
  umount /dev/loop0
  dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/loop0 bs=1024 count=2
  e2fsck -fy /dev/loop0
  losetup -d /dev/loop0

					- Ted
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