Re: [PATCH-2.4] [RESEND] Fix deadlock in journal_create

From: Stephen C. Tweedie (
Date: Mon Jul 21 2003 - 20:34:55 EST


On Fri, 2003-07-18 at 22:54, Mark Fasheh wrote:
> Marcelo,
> I sent this initially against 2.4.21-rc6 and it didn't make it in
> -- even though it got Stephen's OK. Here's a resend -- I've identified that
> the bug still exists and 2.4.22-pre7. The patch didn't need to be changed as
> it still applies cleanly.

Marcelo, please apply --- the jbd internal journal create code is in
practice unused by ext3 these days now that e2fsprogs groks journals,
but other filesystems wanting to use that code will need this patch.


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