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Re: [PATCH v3 13/18] xfs: update free inode record logic to support spar

To: Brian Foster <bfoster@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 13/18] xfs: update free inode record logic to support sparse inode records
From: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 9 Feb 2015 09:33:17 +1100
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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On Fri, Feb 06, 2015 at 02:53:00PM -0500, Brian Foster wrote:
> xfs_difree_inobt() uses logic in a couple places that assume inobt
> records refer to fully allocated chunks. Specifically, the use of
> mp->m_ialloc_inos can cause problems for inode chunks that are sparsely
> allocated. Sparse inode chunks can, by definition, define a smaller
> number of inodes than a full inode chunk.
> Fix the logic that determines whether an inode record should be removed
> from the inobt to use the ir_free mask rather than ir_freecount.
> Fix the agi counters modification to use ir_freecount to add the actual
> number of inodes freed rather than assuming a full inode chunk.
> Signed-off-by: Brian Foster <bfoster@xxxxxxxxxx>

This should be moved to the start of the series, along with any
other code that does rec.ir_freecount checks to see if the chunk
has inodes in use or not.


Dave Chinner

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