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Re: [PATCH] fix filestreams on 32-bit boxes

To: David Chinner <dgc@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] fix filestreams on 32-bit boxes
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2007 21:03:55 -0500
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
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David Chinner wrote:

> hmmm - probably should make xfs_fstrm_free_func follow the correct prototype
> and convert the item into an opaque void * as well. Then we can remove the
> cast that hid this problem in xfs_filestream_mount()....
> Nice catch, though, Eric.
> Cheers,
> Dave.

Yep, I thought of removing the cast on the way home, as did Christoph, wherever 
he is :)


xfs_filestream_mount() sets up an mru cache with:

        err = xfs_mru_cache_create(&mp->m_filestream, lifetime, grp_count,

but that cast is causing problems...

typedef void (*xfs_mru_cache_free_func_t)(unsigned long, void*);


void xfs_fstrm_free_func( 
        xfs_ino_t       ino,
        fstrm_item_t    *item)

so on a 32-bit box, it's casting (32, 32) args into (64, 32) and I assume 
it's getting garbage for *item, which subsequently causes an explosion.

With this change the filestreams xfsqa tests don't oops on my 32-bit box.

Signed-off-by: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxxx>

Index: linux-2.6.22.i386/fs/xfs/xfs_filestream.c
--- linux-2.6.22.i386.orig/fs/xfs/xfs_filestream.c
+++ linux-2.6.22.i386/fs/xfs/xfs_filestream.c
@@ -350,9 +350,10 @@ _xfs_filestream_update_ag(
 /* xfs_fstrm_free_func(): callback for freeing cached stream items. */
-       xfs_ino_t       ino,
-       fstrm_item_t    *item)
+       unsigned long   ino,
+       void            *data)
+       fstrm_item_t    *item  = (fstrm_item_t *)data;
        xfs_inode_t     *ip = item->ip;
        int ref;
@@ -438,7 +439,7 @@ xfs_filestream_mount(
        grp_count = 10;
        err = xfs_mru_cache_create(&mp->m_filestream, lifetime, grp_count,
-                            (xfs_mru_cache_free_func_t)xfs_fstrm_free_func);
+                            xfs_fstrm_free_func);
        return err;

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