Lachlan McIlroy wrote:
> Russell, this fixes xfs_iext_irec_compact_full(). If we don't move
> all the records from the next page into the current page then we need
> to update the er_extoff of the modified page as we move the remaining
> extents up. Would you mind giving it a go?
> --- a/fs/xfs/xfs_inode.c 2008-09-18 18:48:46.000000000 +1000
> +++ b/fs/xfs/xfs_inode.c 2008-09-18 18:57:18.000000000 +1000
> @@ -4623,6 +4623,7 @@ xfs_iext_irec_compact_full(
> (XFS_LINEAR_EXTS -
> erp_next->er_extcount) *
> + erp_next->er_extoff += ext_diff;
Lachlan, I concur. I spent way too long last night looking at this and
arrived at the same conclusion about the root cause of the problem, but
didn't hae *quite* the right solution. I blame it on 2am ;) Your fix
(though I'd probably move the erp_next changes into the else clause?
Otherwise you're changing it then freeing it.)