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    SubjectRe: 2.4.15-pre9 breakage (inode.c)
    On Sat, Nov 24, 2001 at 01:31:18AM -0500, Alexander Viro wrote:
    > On Sat, 24 Nov 2001, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
    > > you are screwed because you were running a broken filesystem: it is its
    > > own business to drop the inodes if it fails, all it needs to do is to
    > > call invalidate_inodes(s) internally before returning from the read_super
    > > in the failure case.
    > Cute. Do you realize that _every_ fs would have to do that?

    I don't care who has to do it, but who has to do it it has to do it in a
    very very very very slow path, and you want to handle it in iput fast
    path instead, cute?

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