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    SubjectRe: RAMFS
    On Fri, 2 Feb 2001, Ingo Oeser wrote:

    > On Fri, Feb 02, 2001 at 08:24:19PM +0100, Mike Galbraith wrote:
    > > On Fri, 2 Feb 2001, Ingo Oeser wrote:
    > > > No, so have to unlock it also, if you return -ENOSPC.
    > > >
    > > > So the correct fix seems to be:
    > [...]
    > > > This currently works for me (but using 2.4.0 + dwg-ramfs.patch + this patch)
    > >
    > > Have you stressed it? (I see leakiness)
    > I do reads and writes to it every 5 seconds and sometimes more (
    > mounted on /tmp, /var/run and the like ) and had an uptime of
    > about a week (I use it in an embedded-like system and we
    > sometimes change the system image).
    > There might be a dentry or inode leak, but that doesn't bite me,
    > because I only create the files I need once and extend or shrink
    > them.

    That won't show it. I can do that kind of stuff all day long, no
    problem whatsoever.

    > But I couldn't stress it too much.
    > Where exactly do you see the leaks?

    (I don't have a solid grip yet.. just starting to seek)

    > PS: For reference, I put the diff to 2.4.0 that I use to
    > The original patch has _not_ been done by me, but by
    > David Gibson, Linuxcare Australia.

    I'll take a look at this.. thanks.

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