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Old 05-31-2010, 07:42 PM
Martin Michlmayr
 
Default Bug#423562: arm debian linux kernel - XFS

This mail is about the XFS problems reported on ARM (which also affect
hppa and sh):

* Andre Draszik <ad@...> [2010-05-27 11:41]:
> Not sure if you are the right person to approach... Sorry if not :-)
>
> I was wondering (since you mention your debian kernel on your website)
> if you could update the debian kernel (lenny and sid?) to include the
> XFS VIVT cache fixes from
> http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/jejb/xfs-vipt/.git;a=summary
> ?
>
> They are also in Linus' tree since 2.6.34-rc1, btw.

I'm way behind on lkml mail. Ben, do you know if these patches have
been proposed for inclusion in -stable?
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Old 05-31-2010, 09:07 PM
Ben Hutchings
 
Default Bug#423562: arm debian linux kernel - XFS

On Mon, 2010-05-31 at 20:42 +0100, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> This mail is about the XFS problems reported on ARM (which also affect
> hppa and sh):
>
> * Andre Draszik <ad@...> [2010-05-27 11:41]:
> > Not sure if you are the right person to approach... Sorry if not :-)
> >
> > I was wondering (since you mention your debian kernel on your website)
> > if you could update the debian kernel (lenny and sid?) to include the
> > XFS VIVT cache fixes from
> > http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/jejb/xfs-vipt/.git;a=summary
> > ?
> >
> > They are also in Linus' tree since 2.6.34-rc1, btw.
>
> I'm way behind on lkml mail. Ben, do you know if these patches have
> been proposed for inclusion in -stable?

Don't think it has.

We would need at least the following changes:

commit 2c9b9c8490b60428fa2d1c64042f7c7caed93940
Author: Russell King <rmk+kernel@arm.linux.org.uk>
Date: Thu Nov 26 12:56:21 2009 +0000

ARM: add size argument to __cpuc_flush_dcache_page

commit 9df5f74194871ebd0e51ef5ad2eca5084acaaaba
Author: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@suse.de>
Date: Mon Jan 25 11:42:20 2010 -0600

mm: add coherence API for DMA to vmalloc/vmap areas

commit ef7cc35b0ee03431731186320b18e5da585341ff
Author: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@suse.de>
Date: Mon Jan 25 11:42:21 2010 -0600

parisc: add mm API for DMA to vmalloc/vmap areas

commit 252a9afff76097667429b583e8b5b170b47665a4
Author: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@suse.de>
Date: Mon Jan 25 11:42:22 2010 -0600

arm: add mm API for DMA to vmalloc/vmap areas

commit c9334f6067dbe0380141fc75b122e0a533878838
Author: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@suse.de>
Date: Mon Jan 25 11:42:23 2010 -0600

sh: add mm API for DMA to vmalloc/vmap areas

commit 73c77e2ccc14413c232c3e0b3aa43a0c4b72ec70
Author: James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@suse.de>
Date: Mon Jan 25 11:42:24 2010 -0600

xfs: fix xfs to work with Virtually Indexed architectures

For the first of these, we would need confirmation from upstream that it
is suitable for backporting.

Ben.

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Old 03-24-2011, 04:49 AM
Ben Hutchings
 
Default Bug#423562: arm debian linux kernel - XFS

On Mon, 2010-05-31 at 22:07 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> On Mon, 2010-05-31 at 20:42 +0100, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> > This mail is about the XFS problems reported on ARM (which also affect
> > hppa and sh):
> >
> > * Andre Draszik <ad@...> [2010-05-27 11:41]:
> > > Not sure if you are the right person to approach... Sorry if not :-)
> > >
> > > I was wondering (since you mention your debian kernel on your website)
> > > if you could update the debian kernel (lenny and sid?) to include the
> > > XFS VIVT cache fixes from
> > > http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/jejb/xfs-vipt/.git;a=summary
> > > ?
> > >
> > > They are also in Linus' tree since 2.6.34-rc1, btw.
> >
> > I'm way behind on lkml mail. Ben, do you know if these patches have
> > been proposed for inclusion in -stable?
>
> Don't think it has.
>
> We would need at least the following changes:
[...]
> For the first of these, we would need confirmation from upstream that it
> is suitable for backporting.

Please decide whether you want to do this; if not then we should disable
XFS on armel and hppa in squeeze.

Ben.

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Old 03-24-2011, 07:18 AM
Martin Michlmayr
 
Default Bug#423562: arm debian linux kernel - XFS

* Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk> [2011-03-24 05:49]:
> > For the first of these, we would need confirmation from upstream that it
> > is suitable for backporting.
>
> Please decide whether you want to do this; if not then we should disable
> XFS on armel and hppa in squeeze.

I'm not planning to backport them.
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Old 03-26-2011, 04:14 PM
Ben Hutchings
 
Default Bug#423562: arm debian linux kernel - XFS

On Thu, 2011-03-24 at 08:18 +0000, Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> * Ben Hutchings <ben@decadent.org.uk> [2011-03-24 05:49]:
> > > For the first of these, we would need confirmation from upstream that it
> > > is suitable for backporting.
> >
> > Please decide whether you want to do this; if not then we should disable
> > XFS on armel and hppa in squeeze.
>
> I'm not planning to backport them.

OK, then it will be disabled in the next stable update.

Ben.

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