[Linux-cluster] GFS2 write

Bob Peterson rpeterso at redhat.com
Mon Mar 7 22:14:55 UTC 2011

----- Original Message -----
| Thanks Bob. Please let me know if you need any other info.
| Paras.
| > Hi Paras,
| >
| > I think I've recreated the problem and I'm investigating it now.
| > I hope to have an answer soon (maybe today). Looks like a bug to
| > me, and so I'll see if I can generate a patch to fix it. That
| > may take a few days.
| >
| > Regards,
| >
| > Bob Peterson
| > Red Hat File Systems

Hi Paras,

Your block allocation problem will probably be fixed by this upstream
patch to GFS2:


I tracked it down.  I ported the patch to RHEL5 and now it doesn't
happen.  Unfortunately, my ported  patch needs cleaning: I've got
a bunch of instrumentation for other reasons in there.


Bob Peterson
Red Hat File Systems

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