Re: The next ramfs bug ... Bad news - the patch is broken

From: Alexander Viro (
Date: Fri Jun 16 2000 - 18:54:53 EST

On Fri, 16 Jun 2000, wollny wrote:

> The last time i didn't test what happens, when i unmount the ramfs and
> it's not empty - it hits a BUG():
> stack trace:
> 0:fs/inode.c:353: hit BUG() since inode->i_data.nrpages != 0

Different problem - see the truncate_inode_pages() postings. Looks like we
need ->truncate_page() method in address_operations (currently that is
done by checking ->buffers and doing the stuff that is right for
block-based filesystems).

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