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Date:   Thu, 14 Jul 2022 10:54:21 -0400
From:   "Theodore Ts'o" <>
To:     Christoph Hellwig <>
Cc:     Jens Axboe <>,
        Christoph Böhmwalder 
        "Md. Haris Iqbal" <>,
        Jack Wang <>, Song Liu <>,
        Andreas Dilger <>,
        Jan Kara <>, Mark Fasheh <>,
        Joel Becker <>,
        Joseph Qi <>,,,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 8/9] ext4: only initialize mmp_bdevname once

On Wed, Jul 13, 2022 at 07:53:16AM +0200, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> mmp_bdevname is currently both initialized nested inside the kthread_run
> call in ext4_multi_mount_protect and in the kmmpd thread started by it.
> Lift the initiaization out of the kthread_run call in
> ext4_multi_mount_protect, move the BUILD_BUG_ON next to it and remove
> the duplicate assignment inside of kmmpd.
> Signed-off-by: Christoph Hellwig <>

Acked-by: Theodore Ts'o <>

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