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Date:   Sat, 6 Apr 2019 18:35:21 -0400
From:   "Theodore Ts'o" <>
To:     Jan Kara <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ext4: Make sanity check in mballoc more strict

On Thu, Mar 28, 2019 at 05:41:17PM +0100, Jan Kara wrote:
> Sanity check in mb_find_extent() only checked that returned extent does
> not extend past blocksize * 8, however it should not extend past
> EXT4_CLUSTERS_PER_GROUP(sb). This can happen when clusters_per_group <
> blocksize * 8 and the tail of the bitmap is not properly filled by 1s
> which happened e.g. when ancient kernels have grown the filesystem.
> Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <>

Thanks, applied.

					- Ted

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