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SubjectRe: [PATCH v2] mtd: Do not corrupt backing device of device node inode
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On Tue, 2010-05-04 at 13:19 +0200, Jan Kara wrote:
> On Tue 04-05-10 00:32:48, Kirill A. Shutemov wrote:
> > We cannot modify file->f_mapping->backing_dev_info, because it will corrupt
> > backing device of device node inode, since file->f_mapping is equal to
> > inode->i_mapping (see __dentry_open() in fs/open.c).
> >
> > Let's introduce separate inode for MTD device with appropriate backing
> > device.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Kirill A. Shutemov <kirill@shutemov.name>
> The patch now looks correct to me. Acked-by: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>
>

Is this -stable material?

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Artem Bityutskiy (Артём Битюцкий)

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