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Re: Bug submission?

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Subject: Re: Bug submission?
From: "Ian S. Nelson" <ian.nelson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 11 Apr 2000 14:37:36 -0600
Organization: Echostar
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Andi Kleen wrote:

> On Tue, Apr 11, 2000 at 02:28:06PM -0500, Steve Lord wrote:
> >
> >
> > I think the bug here is going to be a long way away from this code - there
> > always should be an inode passed into pagebuf_get - the comment is wrong.
> > The inode here is coming from the vnode passed in, where it should also
> > always be set - I bet NFS is using a way into the filesystem to reference
> > an inode which XFS is not setting things up properly, that is where to look.
>
> fs/nfsfh/nfsfh.c does a lot of dirty things with the VFS, especially
> with inodes.  Especially iget()/read_inode() must handle the case of
> doing iget for an already deleted file.
>
> -Andi

Figures, I never liked NFS anyways..  Maybe it will work better with coda.

I'll recreate the traceback here shortly and send it to the list.

Ian Nelson



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