Re: [PATCH] Re: Corrupted inode list?

Andrew E. Mileski (
Sat, 30 Nov 1996 21:30:50 -2900 (EST)

> > Does this much smaller patch fix your problem?
> The smaller (admittedly more beautiful) patch doesn't quite fix the
> problem. For example, in lofs I have the following sort of code in
> put_inode:

I am of course reading this _after_ booting and torturing my VFAT fs.
So far, no OOPSes, no usual "kernel stack corrupted" messages either.
Now to boot into Win95 and scandisk everything (remind me to backup
my drives one day).

I've not tried the "long and complete" patch, just the "short and sweet"
(hmm....that rhymes) patch. I'll try to adapt the long patch for v2.1.13.

Andrew E. Mileski
Linux Plug-and-Play Kernel Project
XFree86 Matrox Team