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Date:   Thu, 16 Feb 2023 18:20:47 +0100
From:   Jan Kara <jack@...e.cz>
To:     Ye Bin <yebin@...weicloud.com>
Cc:     tytso@....edu, adilger.kernel@...ger.ca,
        linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        jack@...e.cz, Ye Bin <yebin10@...wei.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 2/2] ext4: make sure fs error flag setted before clear
 journal error

On Tue 14-02-23 10:29:05, Ye Bin wrote:
> From: Ye Bin <yebin10@...wei.com>
> 
> Now, jounral error number maybe cleared even though ext4_commit_super()
> failed. This may lead to error flag miss, then fsck will miss to check
> file system deeply.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Ye Bin <yebin10@...wei.com>

Looks good to me. Feel free to add:

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

								Honza

> ---
>  fs/ext4/super.c | 6 ++++--
>  1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/fs/ext4/super.c b/fs/ext4/super.c
> index b94754ba8556..619ef6d021d4 100644
> --- a/fs/ext4/super.c
> +++ b/fs/ext4/super.c
> @@ -6163,11 +6163,13 @@ static int ext4_clear_journal_err(struct super_block *sb,
>  		errstr = ext4_decode_error(sb, j_errno, nbuf);
>  		ext4_warning(sb, "Filesystem error recorded "
>  			     "from previous mount: %s", errstr);
> -		ext4_warning(sb, "Marking fs in need of filesystem check.");
>  
>  		EXT4_SB(sb)->s_mount_state |= EXT4_ERROR_FS;
>  		es->s_state |= cpu_to_le16(EXT4_ERROR_FS);
> -		ext4_commit_super(sb);
> +		j_errno = ext4_commit_super(sb);
> +		if (j_errno)
> +			return j_errno;
> +		ext4_warning(sb, "Marked fs in need of filesystem check.");
>  
>  		jbd2_journal_clear_err(journal);
>  		jbd2_journal_update_sb_errno(journal);
> -- 
> 2.31.1
> 
-- 
Jan Kara <jack@...e.com>
SUSE Labs, CR

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