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http://git.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=c63a491d3737aec3c47c5e785d87021752ad9fa6
Commit:     c63a491d3737aec3c47c5e785d87021752ad9fa6
Parent:     cae0a77125467c42f0918e78457913ee4a2f925b
Author:     Artem Bityutskiy <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
AuthorDate: Mon Dec 17 13:21:07 2007 +0200
Committer:  Artem Bityutskiy <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
CommitDate: Wed Dec 26 19:15:15 2007 +0200

    UBI: add some more comments
    
    Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
---
 drivers/mtd/ubi/eba.c |    8 +++++++-
 1 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/mtd/ubi/eba.c b/drivers/mtd/ubi/eba.c
index b2b0f29..2ff3492 100644
--- a/drivers/mtd/ubi/eba.c
+++ b/drivers/mtd/ubi/eba.c
@@ -797,7 +797,7 @@ write_error:
 /*
  * ubi_eba_atomic_leb_change - change logical eraseblock atomically.
  * @ubi: UBI device description object
- * @vol: volume escription object
+ * @vol: volume description object
  * @lnum: logical eraseblock number
  * @buf: data to write
  * @len: how many bytes to write
@@ -955,6 +955,12 @@ int ubi_eba_copy_leb(struct ubi_device *ubi, int from, int 
to,
        /*
         * We may race with volume deletion/re-size, so we have to hold
         * @ubi->volumes_lock.
+        *
+        * Note, it is not a problem if we race with volume deletion or re-size
+        * here. If the volume is deleted or re-sized while we are moving an
+        * eraseblock which belongs to this volume, we'll end up with finding
+        * out that this LEB was unmapped at the end (see WL), and drop this
+        * PEB.
         */
        spin_lock(&ubi->volumes_lock);
        vol = ubi->volumes[idx];
-
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