On Wed 21-09-16 09:22:44, Ross Zwisler wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 04:04:11PM -0600, Ross Zwisler wrote:
> > Currently when doing a DAX hole punch with ext4 we fail to do a writeback.
> > This is because the logic around filemap_write_and_wait_range() in
> > ext4_punch_hole() only looks for dirty page cache pages in the radix tree,
> > not for dirty DAX exceptional entries.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Ross Zwisler <ross.zwis...@linux.intel.com>
> > Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <j...@suse.cz>
> > Cc: <sta...@vger.kernel.org>
> 
> Ted & Jan,
> 
> I'm still working on the latest version of the PMD work which integrates with
> the new struct iomap faults.  At this point it doesn't look like I'm going to
> make v4.9, but I think that this bug fix at least should probably go in alone?

Yeah. Ted, feel free to add:

Reviewed-by: Jan Kara <j...@suse.cz>

and merge this change. Thanks!

                                                                Honza
> >  fs/ext4/inode.c | 4 ++--
> >  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
> > 
> > diff --git a/fs/ext4/inode.c b/fs/ext4/inode.c
> > index 3131747..0900cb4 100644
> > --- a/fs/ext4/inode.c
> > +++ b/fs/ext4/inode.c
> > @@ -3890,7 +3890,7 @@ int ext4_update_disksize_before_punch(struct inode 
> > *inode, loff_t offset,
> >  }
> >  
> >  /*
> > - * ext4_punch_hole: punches a hole in a file by releaseing the blocks
> > + * ext4_punch_hole: punches a hole in a file by releasing the blocks
> >   * associated with the given offset and length
> >   *
> >   * @inode:  File inode
> > @@ -3919,7 +3919,7 @@ int ext4_punch_hole(struct inode *inode, loff_t 
> > offset, loff_t length)
> >      * Write out all dirty pages to avoid race conditions
> >      * Then release them.
> >      */
> > -   if (mapping->nrpages && mapping_tagged(mapping, PAGECACHE_TAG_DIRTY)) {
> > +   if (mapping_tagged(mapping, PAGECACHE_TAG_DIRTY)) {
> >             ret = filemap_write_and_wait_range(mapping, offset,
> >                                                offset + length - 1);
> >             if (ret)
> > -- 
> > 2.9.0
> > 
-- 
Jan Kara <j...@suse.com>
SUSE Labs, CR
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