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Re: [patch 2.4] Fix ext3 scheduling storm and lockup



Hi Andrew!

Andrew Morton schrieb:
This patch fixes an inefficiency and potential system lockup in the 2.4
kernel's ext3 filesystem. The problem has been present since 2.4.20-pre5. This patch is applicable to 2.4.20. A copy is at


http://www.zip.com.au/~akpm/linux/patches/2.4/2.4.20/ext3-scheduling-storm.patch

Which of the patches available on the above URL should be patched into a 2.4.20 kernel anyway? All of them? I just did the three mentioned on http://www.zipworld.com.au/~akpm/linux/ext3/ ; perhaps you should update the doc a little bit?


Thanks, Norman Schmidt.
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