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Date:	Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:21:13 +0100
From:	Philipp Reisner <>
To:, Jens Axboe <>
Subject: [PATCH 5/7] drbd: merge_bvec_fn: properly remap bvm->bi_bdev

From: Lars Ellenberg <>

This was not noticed for many years. Affects operation if
md raid is used a backing device for DRBD.

CC: # v3.2+
Signed-off-by: Philipp Reisner <>
Signed-off-by: Lars Ellenberg <>
 drivers/block/drbd/drbd_req.c | 1 +
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)

diff --git a/drivers/block/drbd/drbd_req.c b/drivers/block/drbd/drbd_req.c
index 5a01c53..90319b1 100644
--- a/drivers/block/drbd/drbd_req.c
+++ b/drivers/block/drbd/drbd_req.c
@@ -1545,6 +1545,7 @@ int drbd_merge_bvec(struct request_queue *q, struct bvec_merge_data *bvm, struct
 		struct request_queue * const b =
 		if (b->merge_bvec_fn) {
+			bvm->bi_bdev = device->ldev->backing_bdev;
 			backing_limit = b->merge_bvec_fn(b, bvm, bvec);
 			limit = min(limit, backing_limit);

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