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Re: xfs_repair refuses to run on cleanly mountable partition

To: Markus Trippelsdorf <markus@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: xfs_repair refuses to run on cleanly mountable partition
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 07 Oct 2013 10:54:01 -0500
Cc: xfs-oss <xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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In-reply-to: <20131007154044.GC280@x4>
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On 10/7/13 10:40 AM, Markus Trippelsdorf wrote:
> On 2013.10.07 at 10:36 -0500, Eric Sandeen wrote:
>> On 10/7/13 10:29 AM, Markus Trippelsdorf wrote:
>>> On 2013.10.07 at 10:21 -0500, Eric Sandeen wrote:
>>>> On 10/7/13 10:16 AM, Markus Trippelsdorf wrote:
>>>>> x4 ~ # xfs_repair -V
>>>>> xfs_repair version 3.2.0-alpha1
>>>>>
>>>>> x4 ~ # mount -o logbsize=256k /dev/sdc1 /mnt
>>>>> ...
>>>>> [ 6419.592649] XFS (sdc1): Mounting Filesystem
>>>>> [ 6419.642480] XFS (sdc1): Ending clean mount
>>>>>
>>>>> x4 ~ # xfs_info /dev/sdc1
>>>>> meta-data=/dev/sdc1              isize=256    agcount=4, agsize=61047552 
>>>>> blks
>>>>>          =                       sectsz=4096  attr=2, projid32bit=0
>>>>>          =                       crc=0
>>>>> data     =                       bsize=4096   blocks=244190208, imaxpct=25
>>>>>          =                       sunit=0      swidth=0 blks
>>>>> naming   =version 2              bsize=4096   ascii-ci=0
>>>>> log      =internal               bsize=4096   blocks=119233, version=2
>>>>>          =                       sectsz=4096  sunit=1 blks, lazy-count=1
>>>>> realtime =none                   extsz=4096   blocks=0, rtextents=0
>>>>>
>>>>> x4 ~ # umount /mnt
>>>>>
>>>>> x4 ~ # xfs_repair /dev/sdc1
>>>>> Phase 1 - find and verify superblock...
>>>>> Phase 2 - using internal log
>>>>>         - zero log...
>>>>> ERROR: The filesystem has valuable metadata changes in a log which needs 
>>>>> to
>>>>> be replayed.  Mount the filesystem to replay the log, and unmount it 
>>>>> before
>>>>> re-running xfs_repair.  If you are unable to mount the filesystem, then 
>>>>> use
>>>>> the -L option to destroy the log and attempt a repair.
>>>>> Note that destroying the log may cause corruption -- please attempt a 
>>>>> mount
>>>>> of the filesystem before doing this.
>>>>
>>>> What kernel are you running?  Does older xfs_repair behave differently?
>>>> (use xfs_repair -n if you test an old xfsprogs, to preserve this state
>>>> for debugging...)
>>>
>>> I'm running the latest git kernel 3.12.0-rc4. 
>>> "xfs_repair -n" runs fine even with xfsprogs 3.2.0-alpha1...
>>>
>>>> Perhaps copying out or dumping the log w/ xfs_logprint would also help, 
>>>> maybe start with:
>>>>
>>>> # xfs_logprint -t /dev/sdc1
>>> xfs_logprint:
>>>     data device: 0x821
>>>     log device: 0x821 daddr: 976760888 length: 953864
>>>
>>>     log tail: 53376 head: 53376 state: <CLEAN>
>>
>> Funky.
>>
>> How about an xfs_repair -v (for verbose).
> ...
>         - zero log..
> zero_log: head block 53048 tail block 49064
> ERROR: The filesystem has valuable metadata changes in a log which needs to
> ...
> 

Very strange.  Both xfs_logprint & xfs_repair should be using the same
function in libxfs for finding the head & tail.

I asked off-list if you wanted to provide a metadump image I could look
at directly...

Thanks,
-Eric

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