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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/2] Fix i_state of inode is changed after the inode is freed [try #2]
On Wed, Aug 23, 2006 at 08:14:45PM +0900, Masayuki Saito wrote:
> Fix i_state of the inode is changed after the inode is freed.
>
> Signed-off-by: Masayuki Saito <m-saito@tnes.nec.co.jp>
> Signed-off-by: ASANO Masahiro <masano@tnes.nec.co.jp>

This version is producing a gcc warning...

fs/xfs/xfs_inode.c: In function 'xfs_iunpin':
fs/xfs/xfs_inode.c:2765: warning: 'inode' may be used uninitialized in this function

Which doesn't look correct due to your need_iput guard, but perhaps
we should do this instead...

cheers.

--
Nathan


Fix i_state of the inode is changed after the inode is freed.

Signed-off-by: Masayuki Saito <m-saito@tnes.nec.co.jp>
Signed-off-by: ASANO Masahiro <masano@tnes.nec.co.jp>
---
Index: xfs-linux/xfs_inode.c
===================================================================
--- xfs-linux.orig/xfs_inode.c 2006-08-24 17:02:36.896740000 +1000
+++ xfs-linux/xfs_inode.c 2006-08-24 17:09:29.430521750 +1000
@@ -2761,19 +2761,29 @@ xfs_iunpin(
* call as the inode reclaim may be blocked waiting for
* the inode to become unpinned.
*/
+ struct inode *inode = NULL;
+
+ spin_lock(&ip->i_flags_lock);
if (!(ip->i_flags & (XFS_IRECLAIM|XFS_IRECLAIMABLE))) {
bhv_vnode_t *vp = XFS_ITOV_NULL(ip);

/* make sync come back and flush this inode */
if (vp) {
- struct inode *inode = vn_to_inode(vp);
+ inode = vn_to_inode(vp);

if (!(inode->i_state &
- (I_NEW|I_FREEING|I_CLEAR)))
- mark_inode_dirty_sync(inode);
+ (I_NEW|I_FREEING|I_CLEAR))) {
+ inode = igrab(inode);
+ if (inode)
+ mark_inode_dirty_sync(inode);
+ } else
+ inode = NULL;
}
}
+ spin_unlock(&ip->i_flags_lock);
wake_up(&ip->i_ipin_wait);
+ if (inode)
+ iput(inode);
}
}

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