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Re: Assertion failure in journal_flush()



> On Thu, 2003-05-29 at 05:05, Andrew Morton wrote:
> 
> > ext3_mark_recovery_complete() doesn't do that.
> 
> No, but in this case we have already mounted the fs readonly, so we
> shouldn't be getting new transactions; and journal_flush _does_ deal
> with waiting for old transactions to complete.  
> 
> Hmm.  ext3_remount does set MS_RDONLY before we get this far, but it is
> probably still possible for us to race here.
> 
> Al, what is there to stop an open(O_RDWR) from racing against a
> do_remount(MS_RDONLY)?
> 
> --Stephen

Hi Stephen,

I'm sorry to pester you but I haven't heard any more about this issue, and 
in the mean time it's still causing us problems. Has there been any 
progress on it?

Cheers, Chris.
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