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Date:   Fri,  6 Oct 2023 14:06:16 -0400
From:   "Theodore Ts'o" <>
To:, Brian Foster <>
Cc:     "Theodore Ts'o" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ext4: fix racy may inline data check in dio write

On Mon, 02 Oct 2023 14:50:20 -0400, Brian Foster wrote:
> syzbot reports that the following warning from ext4_iomap_begin()
> triggers as of the commit referenced below:
>         if (WARN_ON_ONCE(ext4_has_inline_data(inode)))
>                 return -ERANGE;
> This occurs during a dio write, which is never expected to encounter
> an inode with inline data. To enforce this behavior,
> ext4_dio_write_iter() checks the current inline state of the inode
> and clears the MAY_INLINE_DATA state flag to either fall back to
> buffered writes, or enforce that any other writers in progress on
> the inode are not allowed to create inline data.
> [...]

Applied, thanks!

[1/1] ext4: fix racy may inline data check in dio write
      commit: a37d4c46392e207518deb6533768986634b193c0

Best regards,
Theodore Ts'o <>

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