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Date:   Tue, 21 May 2019 11:13:49 -0700
From:   Ira Weiny <ira.weiny@...el.com>
To:     Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
Cc:     Ted Tso <tytso@....edu>, linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/3] ext4: Do not delete unlinked inode from orphan list
 on failed truncate

On Tue, May 21, 2019 at 09:43:57AM +0200, Jan Kara wrote:
> It is possible that unlinked inode enters ext4_setattr() (e.g. if
> somebody calls ftruncate(2) on unlinked but still open file). In such
> case we should not delete the inode from the orphan list if truncate
> fails. Note that this is mostly a theoretical concern as filesystem is
> corrupted if we reach this path anyway but let's be consistent in our
> orphan handling.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
> ---
>  fs/ext4/inode.c | 2 +-
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
> 
> diff --git a/fs/ext4/inode.c b/fs/ext4/inode.c
> index 9bcb7f2b86dd..c7f77c643008 100644
> --- a/fs/ext4/inode.c
> +++ b/fs/ext4/inode.c
> @@ -5625,7 +5625,7 @@ int ext4_setattr(struct dentry *dentry, struct iattr *attr)
>  			up_write(&EXT4_I(inode)->i_data_sem);
>  			ext4_journal_stop(handle);
>  			if (error) {
> -				if (orphan)
> +				if (orphan && inode->i_nlink)
>  					ext4_orphan_del(NULL, inode);


NIT: While ext4_orphan_del() can be called even if the inode was not on the
orphan list it kind of tripped me up to see this called even if
ext4_orphan_add() fails...

But considering how ext4_orphan_del() works:

Reviewed-by: Ira Weiny <ira.weiny@...el.com>

>  				goto err_out;
>  			}
> -- 
> 2.16.4
> 

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