> just in case anyone is wondering, i am experiencing the same problems.
> everything freshly built from cvs tree. i've been able to reproduce on
> redhat 6.2, 6.1 and debian 2.2 boxes. all running gcc 2.95 i believe, or
> egcs, whichever you call it now. after the first unsuccessful mount, i run
> xfs_repair, and mount/umount work perfectly after that. weirdness...
It may be that the zeroing code in repair is working, but that in mkfs is
not. Once you have a completely zeroed log everything should be OK.