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SubjectRe: ext2 errors w/2.5.x
On Jun 17, 2002  19:56 -0700, David S. Miller wrote:
> I started seeing these occaisionally on my SMP boxes about a month or
> two ago, is anyone else seeing something similar?
> EXT2-fs error (device sd(8,17)): ext2_find_entry: zero-length directory entry
> Upon reboot e2fsck is forced to run (since the partition is marked as
> having errors by the kernel) and no problems are discovered.
> Any clues?

This would appear to be from accessing a buffer (page) which has not yet
been read from disk. Otherwise you would have an error from e2fsck also.
Andrew has been mucking the most in this area...

Cheers, Andreas
Andreas Dilger

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