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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] SMP race in ext2 - metadata corruption.
    On Thu, Apr 26, 2001 at 09:15:57PM +0200, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
    > maybe not but I need to check some more bit to be sure.

    yes we probably don't need it for fs against fs in 2.4 because we make
    the new metadata block visible to a reader (splice) only after they're
    all uptodate and all directory operations are serialized by the vfs
    (with the i_zombie).

    Andrea
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