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SubjectRe: nfs MAP_SHARED corruption fix
On Wed, May 09, 2001 at 09:30:18AM +0200, Trond Myklebust wrote:
> Here therefore is Andrea's patch with the changes I propose. Opinions?

flushing the dirty pages before locks is probably not required, a dirty
page in the dirty_pages list is no different than a mapped page not in
the dirty_pages list but only with the pte marked dirty, and we cannot flush
the pages with only the pte marked dirty before the locks, but flushing
the dirty_pgaes list won't hurt so overall it looks ok to me.

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