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SubjectRe: Bug in ext3
Hi,

On Fri, Nov 16, 2001 at 06:38:37PM +0000, Stephen C. Tweedie wrote:
> Looks OK. I've done a slightly better version which catches a couple
> of extra cases but it's basically the same solution. I've also added
> a tiny patch to prevent a failed journal_wipe() from being followed by
> a journal_load() attempt, so we don't get the same error twice.

This definitely fixes that error path: I just get one, clean error
now, and no corruption of the file that was masquerading as the
journal. It doesn't properly release the journal inode, though, so we
oops on a later ext2 mount as we think we already have the (ext3)
inode in cache. Fix to follow.

Ben, thanks for this --- this level of corrupt journal is something
that hasn't been tested in this way before.

--Stephen
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