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Date:   Tue, 14 May 2019 12:42:39 +0200
From:   Ondrej Zary <>
To:     Arthur Marsh <>
Cc:     "Theodore Ts'o" <>,
        Richard Weinberger <>,
        LKML <>,
Subject: Re: ext3/ext4 filesystem corruption under post 5.1.0 kernels

On Tuesday 14 May 2019, Arthur Marsh wrote:
> Apologies, I had forgotten to
> got bisect - - hard origin/master
> I am still seeing the corruption leading to the invalid block error on 5.1.0+ kernels on both my machines.
> Arthur. 

I've been probably hit by the same bug. ext3 filesystem on my test machine was corrupted twice with 5.1.0+. Only the corruption was heavier. Some files that were open (e.g. logs) became cros-linked with files that were not used for ages.

Ondrej Zary

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