Re: PROBLEM: Kernel bug in inode.c:885 when floppy disk removed

From: Manfred Spraul (
Date: Wed Feb 28 2001 - 11:37:39 EST

Alexander Viro wrote:
> - Doctor, it hurts when I do it!
> - Don't do it, then.
Interesting bugfix:
have you checked which BUG was triggered?

It's a bug in ext2_free_inode():
if a io error occurs, then clear_inode() is not called, but
super_operation.delete_inode() must call clear_inode() before returning.

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