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    SubjectRe: [patch] pagecache-2.3.9-E8, fixes against pre3-2.3.9

    On Fri, 25 Jun 1999, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:

    > o fix for an fs corrution bug in all 2.3.[89]: even if we write to a
    > partial buffer, this doesn't mean that we have all buffers
    > in the page uptodate. The below check was bogus:
    >
    > if (!partial)
    > SetPageUptodate(page);

    no, i cant see any bug here. I think you have misunderstood what this
    particular logic in block_write_partial_page() does, it's a little bit
    reverse logic, maybe thats confusing.

    -- mingo


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