[Linux-cluster] gfs2-utils 3.1.8 released

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Wed Apr 8 00:45:13 UTC 2015

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On 07/04/15 01:03 PM, Andrew Price wrote:
> Hi,
> I am happy to announce the 3.1.8 release of gfs2-utils. This release
> includes the following visible changes:
>   * Performance improvements in fsck.gfs2, mkfs.gfs2 and gfs2_edit
> savemeta.
>   * Better checking of journals, the jindex, system inodes and inode
> 'goal' values in fsck.gfs2
>   * gfs2_jadd and gfs2_grow are now separate programs instead of
> symlinks to mkfs.gfs2.
>   * Improved test suite and related documentation.
>   * No longer clobbers the configure script's --sbindir option.
>   * No longer depends on perl.
>   * Various minor bug fixes and enhancements.
> See below for a complete list of changes. The source tarball is
> available from:
>   https://fedorahosted.org/released/gfs2-utils/gfs2-utils-3.1.8.tar.gz
> Please test, and report bugs against the gfs2-utils component of Fedora
> rawhide:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/enter_bug.cgi?product=Fedora&component=gfs2-utils&version=rawhide
> Regards,
> Andy
> Changes since version 3.1.7:
> Abhi Das (6):
>       fsck.gfs2: fix broken i_goal values in inodes
>       gfs2_convert: use correct i_goal values instead of zeros for inodes
>       tests: test for incorrect inode i_goal values
>       mkfs.gfs2: addendum to fix broken i_goal values in inodes
>       gfs2_utils: more gfs2_convert i_goal fixes
>       gfs2-utils: more fsck.gfs2 i_goal fixes
> Andrew Price (58):
>       gfs2-utils tests: Build unit tests with consistent cpp flags
>       libgfs2: Move old rgrp layout functions into fsck.gfs2
>       gfs2-utils build: Add test coverage option
>       fsck.gfs2: Fix memory leak in pass2
>       gfs2_convert: Fix potential memory leaks in adjust_inode
>       gfs2_edit: Fix signed value used as array index in print_ld_blks
>       gfs2_edit: Set umask before calling mkstemp in savemetaopen()
>       gfs2_edit: Fix use-after-free in find_wrap_pt
>       libgfs2: Clean up broken rgrp length check
>       libgfs2: Remove superfluous NULL check from gfs2_rgrp_free
>       libgfs2: Fail fd comparison if the fds are negative
>       libgfs2: Fix check for O_RDONLY
>       fsck.gfs2: Remove dead code from scan_inode_list
>       mkfs.gfs2: Terminate lockproto and locktable strings explicitly
>       libgfs2: Add generic field assignment and print functions
>       gfs2_edit: Use metadata description to print and assign fields
>       gfs2l: Switch to lgfs2_field_assign
>       libgfs2: Remove device_name from struct gfs2_sbd
>       libgfs2: Remove path_name from struct gfs2_sbd
>       libgfs2: metafs_path improvements
>       gfs2_grow: Don't use PATH_MAX in main_grow
>       gfs2_jadd: Don't use fixed size buffers for paths
>       libgfs2: Remove orig_journals from struct gfs2_sbd
>       gfs2l: Check unchecked returns in openfs
>       gfs2-utils configure: Fix exit with failure condition
>       gfs2-utils configure: Remove checks for non-existent -W flags
>       gfs2_convert: Don't use a fixed sized buffer for device path
>       gfs2_edit: Add bounds checking for the journalN keyword
>       libgfs2: Make find_good_lh and jhead_scan static
>       Build gfs2_grow, gfs2_jadd and mkfs.gfs2 separately
>       gfs2-utils: Honour --sbindir
>       gfs2-utils configure: Use AC_HELP_STRING in help messages
>       fsck.gfs2: Improve reporting of pass timings
>       mkfs.gfs2: Revert default resource group size
>       gfs2-utils tests: Add keywords to tests
>       gfs2-utils tests: Shorten TESTSUITEFLAGS to TOPTS
>       gfs2-utils tests: Improve docs
>       gfs2-utils tests: Skip unit tests if check is not found
>       gfs2-utils tests: Document usage of convenience macros
>       fsck.gfs2: Fix 'initializer element is not constant' build error
>       fsck.gfs2: Simplify bad_journalname
>       gfs2-utils build: Add a configure script summary
>       mkfs.gfs2: Remove unused declarations
>       gfs2-utils/tests: Fix unit tests for older check libraries
>       fsck.gfs2: Fix memory leaks in pass1_process_rgrp
>       libgfs2: Use the correct parent for rgrp tree insertion
>       libgfs2: Remove some obsolete function declarations
>       gfs2-utils: Move metafs handling into gfs2/mkfs/
>       gfs2_grow/jadd: Use a matching context mount option in
> mount_gfs2_meta
>       gfs2_edit savemeta: Don't read rgrps twice
>       fsck.gfs2: Fetch directory inodes early in pass2()
>       libgfs2: Remove some unused data structures
>       gfs2-utils: Tidy up Makefile.am files
>       gfs2-utils build: Remove superfluous passive header checks
>       gfs2-utils: Consolidate some "bad constants" strings
>       gfs2-utils: Update translation template
>       libgfs2: Fix potential NULL deref in linked_leaf_search()
>       gfs2_grow: Put back the definition of FALLOC_FL_KEEP_SIZE
> Bob Peterson (15):
>       fsck.gfs2: Detect and correct corrupt journals
>       fsck.gfs2: Change basic dentry checks for too long of file names
>       fsck.gfs2: Print out block number when pass3 finds a bad directory
>       fsck.gfs2: Adjust when hash table is doubled
>       fsck.gfs2: Revise "undo" processing
>       fsck.gfs2: remove duplicate designation during undo
>       fsck.gfs2: Fix a use-after-free in pass2
>       fsck.gfs2: fix double-free bug
>       fsck.gfs2: Reprocess nodes if anything changed
>       fsck.gfs2: Rebuild system files if they don't have the SYS bit set
>       fsck.gfs2: Check the integrity of the journal index
>       fsck.gfs2: rgrp block count reform
>       fsck.gfs2: Change block_map to match bitmap
>       fsck.gfs2: Fix journal sequence number reporting problem
>       fsck.gfs2: Fix coverity error in pass4.c

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