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Re: remaining corruption

To: Jim Mostek <mostek@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: remaining corruption
From: Rajagopal Ananthanarayanan <ananth@xxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 15 May 2000 16:11:48 -0700
Cc: Russell Cattelan <cattelan@xxxxxxxxxxx>, linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
References: <200005152119.QAA22105@fsgi344.americas.sgi.com>
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
Jim Mostek wrote:
> I think it is time to make two changes to get the project more focused:
>         1.) remove all non pagebuf meta data code. linux/xfs_fs_bio.c
>         2.) remove the delwri data write path.
> These were both temporary and since their "real" counterparts are working
> most of the time, let's focus on making the real thing work.
> Russell, can you remove the non pagebuf meta data code and remove the config 
> option.
> Ananth, can you remove the delwri code path and have delay_alloc always on?
> This shouldn't be done 'till the test I sent you works (mmap_l). OK?

Yes, that sounds good. Although I am trying to debug the doio-2
corruption as currently seen. Note that this problem is near 100%
reproducible with the system I'm using (64M).

Rajagopal Ananthanarayanan ("ananth")
Member Technical Staff, SGI.

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