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Date:   Thu, 3 Jun 2021 18:28:59 +0200
From:   Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
To:     Zhang Yi <yi.zhang@...wei.com>
Cc:     linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org, tytso@....edu,
        adilger.kernel@...ger.ca, jack@...e.cz, yukuai3@...wei.com
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH v3 4/8] jbd2: remove redundant buffer io error checks

On Thu 27-05-21 21:56:37, Zhang Yi wrote:
> Now that __jbd2_journal_remove_checkpoint() can detect buffer io error
> and mark journal checkpoint error, then we abort the journal later
> before updating log tail to ensure the filesystem works consistently.
> So we could remove other redundant buffer io error checkes.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Zhang Yi <yi.zhang@...wei.com>
> ---
>  fs/jbd2/checkpoint.c | 7 +------
>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 6 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/fs/jbd2/checkpoint.c b/fs/jbd2/checkpoint.c
> index 2cbac0e3cff3..c1f746a5cc1a 100644
> --- a/fs/jbd2/checkpoint.c
> +++ b/fs/jbd2/checkpoint.c
> @@ -91,8 +91,7 @@ static int __try_to_free_cp_buf(struct journal_head *jh)
>  	int ret = 0;
>  	struct buffer_head *bh = jh2bh(jh);
>  
> -	if (jh->b_transaction == NULL && !buffer_locked(bh) &&
> -	    !buffer_dirty(bh) && !buffer_write_io_error(bh)) {
> +	if (!jh->b_transaction && !buffer_locked(bh) && !buffer_dirty(bh)) {
>  		JBUFFER_TRACE(jh, "remove from checkpoint list");
>  		ret = __jbd2_journal_remove_checkpoint(jh) + 1;
>  	}
> @@ -295,8 +294,6 @@ int jbd2_log_do_checkpoint(journal_t *journal)
>  			goto restart;
>  		}
>  		if (!buffer_dirty(bh)) {
> -			if (unlikely(buffer_write_io_error(bh)) && !result)
> -				result = -EIO;
>  			BUFFER_TRACE(bh, "remove from checkpoint");
>  			if (__jbd2_journal_remove_checkpoint(jh))
>  				/* The transaction was released; we're done */
> @@ -356,8 +353,6 @@ int jbd2_log_do_checkpoint(journal_t *journal)
>  			spin_lock(&journal->j_list_lock);
>  			goto restart2;
>  		}
> -		if (unlikely(buffer_write_io_error(bh)) && !result)
> -			result = -EIO;
>  
>  		/*
>  		 * Now in whatever state the buffer currently is, we

You can also drop:

	if (result < 0)
                jbd2_journal_abort(journal, result);

in jbd2_log_do_checkpoint() as there's now nothing which can set 'result'
in the loops... Otherwise looks good. Feel free to add:

Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>

								Honza
-- 
Jan Kara <jack@...e.com>
SUSE Labs, CR

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