[Linux-cluster] gfs2-utils 3.1.8 released

Andrew Price anprice at redhat.com
Wed Apr 8 02:09:37 UTC 2015

On 08/04/15 01:45, Digimer wrote:
> Hi Andrew,
>    Congrats!!
>    Want to add the cluster labs mailing list to your list of release
> announcement locations?
> digimer

That's a great idea, I will. I haven't subscribed to the Cluster Labs 
list yet but I'm just about to :)


> 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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