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Date:   Thu, 1 Oct 2020 10:26:37 -0400
From:   "Theodore Y. Ts'o" <>
To:     Andreas Dilger <>
Cc:, Andreas Dilger <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] tune2fs: reset MMP state on error exit

On Wed, Jun 17, 2020 at 05:40:49AM -0600, Andreas Dilger wrote:
> From: Andreas Dilger <>
> If tune2fs cannot perform the requested change, ensure that the MMP
> block is reset to the unused state before exiting.  Otherwise, the
> filesystem will be left with mmp_seq = EXT4_MMP_SEQ_FSCK set, which
> prevents it from being mounted afterward:
>     EXT4-fs warning (device dm-9): ext4_multi_mount_protect:311:
>         fsck is running on the filesystem
> Add a test to try some failed tune2fs operations and verify that the
> MMP block is left in a clean state afterward.
> Lustre-bug-id:
> Signed-off-by: Andreas Dilger <>

Applied, thanks.

					- Ted

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