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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] bdi: make sure congestion states are clear on free
On Fri, Feb 02, 2018 at 09:53:28AM -0800, Tejun Heo wrote:
> FUSE has a bug where it fails to clear congestion states if a
> connection gets aborted while congested, which can leave
> nr_wb_congested[] stuck until reboot causing wait_iff_congested() to
> wait spuriously.
>
> While the bdi owner, FUSE, is primarily responsible for clearing
> congestion states before destroying bdi_writebacks, bdi layer can
> ensure that congestion states are not leaked beyond bdi_writeback
> lifecycle.
>
> Signed-off-by: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
> Reported-by: Joshua Miller <joshmiller@fb.com>
> Cc: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org>
> Cc: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>
> Cc: stable@vger.kernel.org

Acked-by: Johannes Weiner <hannes@cmpxchg.org>

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