FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.


» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor

Go Back   Linux Archive > Redhat > Cluster Development

 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
 
Old 10-18-2010, 02:15 PM
Steven Whitehouse
 
Default GFS2: Add a bug trap in allocation code

This adds a check to ensure that if we reach the block allocator
that we don't try and proceed if there is no alloc structure
hanging off the inode. This should only happen if there is a bug
in GFS2. The error return code is distinctive in order that it
will be easily spotted.

Signed-off-by: Steven Whitehouse <swhiteho@redhat.com>

diff --git a/fs/gfs2/rgrp.c b/fs/gfs2/rgrp.c
index 370c29b..66b6d4d 100644
--- a/fs/gfs2/rgrp.c
+++ b/fs/gfs2/rgrp.c
@@ -1496,11 +1496,19 @@ int gfs2_alloc_block(struct gfs2_inode *ip, u64 *bn, unsigned int *n)
struct gfs2_sbd *sdp = GFS2_SB(&ip->i_inode);
struct buffer_head *dibh;
struct gfs2_alloc *al = ip->i_alloc;
- struct gfs2_rgrpd *rgd = al->al_rgd;
+ struct gfs2_rgrpd *rgd;
u32 goal, blk;
u64 block;
int error;

+ /* Only happens if there is a bug in gfs2, return something distinctive
+ * to ensure that it is noticed.
+ */
+ if (al == NULL)
+ return -ECANCELED;
+
+ rgd = al->al_rgd;
+
if (rgrp_contains_block(rgd, ip->i_goal))
goal = ip->i_goal - rgd->rd_data0;
else
--
1.7.1.1
 

Thread Tools




All times are GMT. The time now is 05:24 AM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org