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[PATCH 0/3] RFC: log all i_size updates

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Subject: [PATCH 0/3] RFC: log all i_size updates
From: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 24 Aug 2011 01:59:24 -0400
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Given the bug we recently had pop up on IRC about lost i_size updates
when writing out inodes during umount I think it's time to stop relying
on the writeback code to get these things right for us, and always
log the inode size updates normally.  Patches 1 and 2 are preparations
that should go into the tree anyway, and patch 3 switches us to directly
log the size updates from the I/O completion handler.

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