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SubjectRe: Quota fixes and a few questions
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Juri Haberland wrote:
>
> "Stephen C. Tweedie" wrote:
> >
> > Hi Jan,
> >
> > On Wed, Sep 27, 2000 at 02:56:20PM +0200, Jan Kara wrote:
> > >
> > > So I've been thinking about fixes in quota (and also writing some parts).
> >
> > While we're at it, I've attached a patch which I was sent which simply
> > teaches quota about ext3 as a valid fs type in fstab. It appears to
> > work fine for me --- let me know if you want me to validate a new
> > quotautils on ext3.
>
> Hi Stephen,
>
> actually using quotacheck with these patches on an ext3 partition
> results in:
> quotacheck: error while opening /dev/sda3 (which is the file system in
> question)
>
> Just using the first to (sub-)patches works for me.

Hi again,

I stumbled into another problem:
When using ext3 with quotas the kjournald process stops responding and
stays in DW state when the filesystem gets under heavy load. It is easy
to reproduce:
Just extract two or three larger tar.gz files at the same time to a ext3
filesystem with activated quotas...

Unfortunately there's nothing in the logs :-(

Some general system infos:
reproduced on two different systems, one UP, one SMP
both kernel 2.2.17 + NFS-patches + ext3-0.0.2f
journal size 20MBytes

Any idea?

Greetings,
Juri

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