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[Cluster-devel] GFS2: Pull request (fix)



Hi,

Please consider pulling the following patch,

Steve.

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The following changes since commit 091bf7624d1c90cec9e578a18529f615213ff847:
  Linus Torvalds (1):
        Linux 2.6.30-rc5

are available in the git repository at:

  git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/steve/gfs2-2.6-fixes.git master

Steven Whitehouse (1):
      GFS2: Fix glock ref counting bug

 fs/gfs2/glock.c |    1 +
 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

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>From 0c7a531a200480c7bc447260376973d830da9069 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Steven Whitehouse <swhiteho redhat com>
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 2009 14:52:58 +0100
Subject: [PATCH] GFS2: Fix glock ref counting bug

Depending on the ordering of events as we go around the
glock shrinker loop, it is possible to drop the ref count
of a glock incorrectly. It doesn't happen very often. This
patch corrects the got_ref variable, fixing the problem.

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

diff --git a/fs/gfs2/glock.c b/fs/gfs2/glock.c
index 1afd9f2..ff49810 100644
--- a/fs/gfs2/glock.c
+++ b/fs/gfs2/glock.c
@@ -1304,6 +1304,7 @@ static int gfs2_shrink_glock_memory(int nr, gfp_t gfp_mask)
 				nr--;
 				if (queue_delayed_work(glock_workqueue, &gl->gl_work, 0) == 0)
 					gfs2_glock_put(gl);
+				got_ref = 0;
 			}
 			spin_lock(&lru_lock);
 			if (may_demote)
-- 
1.6.0.6




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