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Re: [PATCH 0/2] XFS updates for 3.0-stable.

To: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/2] XFS updates for 3.0-stable.
From: Greg KH <greg@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 5 Jan 2012 11:04:23 -0800
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On Wed, Jan 04, 2012 at 09:48:34AM -0500, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> Now for real - two updates that went into Linus' tree recently and
> fix issues with peridic metadata writeback and sync not beeing able
> write file size updates to disk in some cases.
> 
> The executive summary is:  the writeback code slowly decided that the
> XFS behaviour in corner cases equals to livelocking, and XFS made some
> of this behaviour much more likely since the introduction of the
> delaylog mode.

All applied now, thanks for sending these in.

greg k-h

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