> Seems to me that something is still dirtying an inode regularly.
> Perhaps you need to look at the XFS and writeback event traces to
> find out what process is dirtying the inode. trace-cmd is your
Something like this?
echo 1 > /sys/kernel/debug/tracing/events/xfs/enable
echo 0 > /sys/kernel/debug/tracing/events/xfs/enable
I tried recreating the situation of the last 2 days (clean boot, stopped
services) and it's currently quiescing nicely. :-(
I'll keep an eye on it and try to catch it in the act but every time I
turn the tracing on the HDD light stays firmly off. :-(