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Re: [dm-devel] rq-based mpath failed path on SCSI target failure (malformed discard)



On 07/26/2010 10:00 AM, Mike Snitzer wrote:

diff --git a/drivers/md/dm-mpath.c b/drivers/md/dm-mpath.c
index ec2b43e..125c80f 100644
--- a/drivers/md/dm-mpath.c
+++ b/drivers/md/dm-mpath.c
@@ -1272,6 +1272,9 @@ static int do_end_io(struct multipath *m, struct request *clone,
  	if (error == -EOPNOTSUPP)
  		return error;

+	if (clone->cmd_flags&  REQ_DISCARD)
+		return error;   /* pass all discard request failures up */
+


If a discard where failed due to a transport problem then you are going to fail the IO instead of just retrying on another path.

You need something like Hannes's work to pass up the sense, or something like generic block error codes like I started to work on, so you know why the IO failed.


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