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Date:   Thu,  9 Sep 2021 10:55:21 -0400
From:   "Theodore Ts'o" <>
To:, Eric Whitney <>
Cc:     "Theodore Ts'o" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/2] ext4: fix inline data / extent status truncation bug

On Thu, 19 Aug 2021 10:49:25 -0400, Eric Whitney wrote:
> If ext4 converts an inline file to extents when applying writes under
> delayed allocation that exceed the available inline storage, one or
> more delayed allocated extents may be stored in the extent status cache
> with an accompanying increase in the reserved block count.  If the file
> is subsequently truncated before writeback occurs, that inode's delayed
> allocated extents will not be removed from the extent status cache and
> the reserved block count will not be reduced as required after
> truncation. At minimum, unexpected ENOSPC conditions can occur.
> [...]

Applied, thanks!

[1/2] ext4: remove extent cache entries when truncating inline data
      commit: 0add491df4e5e2c8cc6eeeaa6dbcca50f932090c
[2/2] ext4: enforce buffer head state assertion in ext4_da_map_blocks
      commit: 948ca5f30e1df0c11eb5b0f410b9ceb97fa77ad9

Best regards,
Theodore Ts'o <>

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