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From: "Sungjong Seo" <sj1557.seo@samsung.com>
To: "'Tetsuhiro Kohada'" <kohada.t2@gmail.com>
Cc: <kohada.tetsuhiro@dc.mitsubishielectric.co.jp>,
	<mori.takahiro@ab.mitsubishielectric.co.jp>,
	<motai.hirotaka@aj.mitsubishielectric.co.jp>,
	"'Namjae Jeon'" <namjae.jeon@samsung.com>,
	<linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org>, <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: RE: [PATCH v3] exfat: remove EXFAT_SB_DIRTY flag
Date: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 22:11:58 +0900	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <500801d64572$0bdd2940$23977bc0$@samsung.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <aac9d6c7-1d62-a85d-9bcb-d3c0ddc8fcd6@gmail.com>

> > Since this patch does not resolve 'VOL_DIRTY in ENOTEMPTY' problem you
> > mentioned, it would be better to remove the description above for that
> > and to make new patch.
> 
> I mentioned rmdir as an example.
> However, this problem is not only with rmdirs.
> VOL_DIRTY remains when some functions abort with an error.
> In original, VOL_DIRTY is not cleared even if performe 'sync'.
> With this patch, it ensures that VOL_DIRTY will be cleared by 'sync'.
> 
> Is my description insufficient?

I understood what you said. However, it is a natural result
when deleting the related code with EXFAT_SB_DIRTY flag.

So I thought it would be better to separate it into new problems
related to VOL_DIRTY-set under not real errors.

> 
> 
> BTW
> Even with this patch applied,  VOL_DIRTY remains until synced in the above
> case.
> It's not  easy to reproduce as rmdir, but I'll try to fix it in the future.

I think it's not a problem not to clear VOL_DIRTY under real errors,
because VOL_DIRTY is just like a hint to note that write was not finished clearly.

If you mean there are more situation like ENOTEMPTY you mentioned,
please make new patch to fix them.
Thanks.

> 
> 
> BR
> ---
> Tetsuhiro Kohada <kohada.t2@gmail.com>
> 
> 



  reply	other threads:[~2020-06-18 13:12 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <CGME20200616021816epcas1p44b0833f14bbad0e25cc0efb27fb2ebd3@epcas1p4.samsung.com>
2020-06-16  2:18 ` Tetsuhiro Kohada
2020-06-16 23:55   ` Namjae Jeon
2020-06-17  7:20   ` Sungjong Seo
2020-06-17  8:41     ` Namjae Jeon
2020-06-18  8:36     ` Tetsuhiro Kohada
2020-06-18 13:11       ` Sungjong Seo [this message]
2020-06-19  4:22         ` Tetsuhiro Kohada
2020-07-10  7:36         ` Tetsuhiro Kohada
2020-08-08 17:47           ` Sungjong Seo
2020-08-12  9:19             ` Tetsuhiro Kohada
2020-08-13  4:03               ` Namjae Jeon
2020-08-18  1:20                 ` Tetsuhiro Kohada
2020-06-16  6:16 Markus Elfring
2020-06-16 14:45 ` Matthew Wilcox

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