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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] fix for htree corruption. Was: [2.6] Perl weirdness with ext3 and HTREE
    chrisl@vmware.com wrote:
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    > Martin,
    >
    > The first patch should fix it. The bug is trigger by creating the index.
    > Coping out the index we assume the dirents start with the first entry
    > after "." "..".
    >
    > It can make the first previous deleted entry reappear.
    > In the past we set inode to zero for empty entry so this is not
    > a problem. That is not true any more.

    whee, neat, thanks.

    > Andrew, I assume touch inode->i_ctime after
    > ext3_mark_inode_dirty is a bug? The second patch is for that.

    That's correct.

    Could you please regenerate a full, single diff against a known kernel
    version? That patch generated 100% rejects for me...

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