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From: Avi Kivity <avi@scylladb.com>
To: Goldwyn Rodrigues <rgoldwyn@suse.de>, linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org
Cc: linux-aio@kvack.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] fs: Return EOPNOTSUPP if block layer does not support REQ_NOWAIT
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:04:41 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <38b8f7a9-cf95-e165-4e9a-40ddcfe6bed2@scylladb.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20181213115306.fm2mjc3qszjiwkgf@merlin>

On 12/13/18 1:53 PM, Goldwyn Rodrigues wrote:
> For AIO+DIO with RWF_NOWAIT, if the block layer does not support REQ_NOWAIT,
> it returns EIO. Return EOPNOTSUPP to represent the correct error code.


Cc: stable@?


> Signed-off-by: Goldwyn Rodrigues <rgoldwyn@suse.com>
> ---
>   fs/direct-io.c | 11 +++++++----
>   1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/fs/direct-io.c b/fs/direct-io.c
> index 41a0e97252ae..77adf33916b8 100644
> --- a/fs/direct-io.c
> +++ b/fs/direct-io.c
> @@ -542,10 +542,13 @@ static blk_status_t dio_bio_complete(struct dio *dio, struct bio *bio)
>   	blk_status_t err = bio->bi_status;
>   
>   	if (err) {
> -		if (err == BLK_STS_AGAIN && (bio->bi_opf & REQ_NOWAIT))
> -			dio->io_error = -EAGAIN;
> -		else
> -			dio->io_error = -EIO;
> +		dio->io_error = -EIO;
> +		if (bio->bi_opf & REQ_NOWAIT) {
> +			if (err == BLK_STS_AGAIN)
> +				dio->io_error = -EAGAIN;
> +			else if (err == BLK_STS_NOTSUPP)
> +				dio->io_error = -EOPNOTSUPP;
> +		}
>   	}
>   
>   	if (dio->is_async && dio->op == REQ_OP_READ && dio->should_dirty) {


Looks good. I wonder why it only shows up so rarely. Is there an 
alternative path that generates EOPNOTSUPP, that works most of the time?

  reply	other threads:[~2018-12-13 12:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 18+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-12-13 11:53 Goldwyn Rodrigues
2018-12-13 12:04 ` Avi Kivity [this message]
2018-12-13 14:24   ` Christoph Hellwig
2018-12-13 15:44     ` Goldwyn Rodrigues
2018-12-16 10:45     ` Avi Kivity
2018-12-17 17:38       ` Christoph Hellwig
2018-12-18 11:55         ` Goldwyn Rodrigues
2018-12-20 15:32           ` Avi Kivity
2018-12-13 16:27 ` Matthew Wilcox
2018-12-13 19:04   ` Goldwyn Rodrigues
2018-12-13 22:43 ` Dave Chinner
2018-12-14 17:09   ` Goldwyn Rodrigues
2018-12-16 21:35     ` Dave Chinner
2018-12-18 11:53       ` Goldwyn Rodrigues
2020-07-22 16:08 ` Avi Kivity
2020-07-28 13:38   ` Goldwyn Rodrigues
2020-07-28 13:47     ` Avi Kivity
2020-07-31 13:11   ` Christoph Hellwig

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