On Tue, 2002-02-12 at 08:49, Steve Lord wrote:
> On Tue, 2002-02-12 at 08:44, Eric Sandeen wrote:
> > On Tue, 12 Feb 2002, Eric Sandeen wrote:
> > > Hi Mario -
> > >
> > > I have never heard of XFS causing problems with apt. Can you run your apt
> > > command through strace to see
> > Whoops.. :)
> > ... to see why it's failing? Are you certain that it's only failing with
> > the XFS kernel?
> > -Eric
> Eric, the mmap failure which showed up in bitkeeper also generated
> some comments from debian folks. I don't think that fix is anywhere
> but cvs.
Just following up, this is the mod information, you need these
revisions of these files from cvs:
> Date: Wed Jan 30 12:55:07 PST 2002
> Workarea: jen.americas.sgi.com:/src/lord/xfs-linux.2.4
> The following file(s) were checked into:
> Modid: 2.4.x-xfs:slinx:110651a
> linux/fs/buffer.c - 1.100
> - Fix up return values used in xfs writepage call, plus a couple
> of other tweaks.
> linux/fs/xfs/linux/xfs_iops.c - 1.120
> - Fix up return values used in xfs writepage
> linux/fs/xfs/pagebuf/page_buf_io.c - 1.5
> - No longer return a count of pages written in the write full page
> and ensure that we write out pages passed into writepage from the
> mmap path.
There is a patch against 2.4.17 which was made on Feb 10th:
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