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From: Milan Broz <mbroz@redhat.com>
To: Tejun Heo <tj@kernel.org>
Cc: Tao Ma <tm@tao.ma>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, Jens Axboe <axboe@kernel.dk>,
	device-mapper development <dm-devel@redhat.com>
Subject: [PATCH][RFC] dm: Do not open log and cow device read-write for read-only mappings
Date: Mon, 14 Feb 2011 14:14:57 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <4D592AD1.6020500@redhat.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4D591664.6090203@redhat.com>

> But it doesn't fix the read-only snapshot issue and I guess there will be
> the same problem with read-only MD code too.
> (so the 2) issue here https://lkml.org/lkml/2011/2/12/209).
I am not sure if this is complete fix... note that:
- what happens during mirror resync and read-only log?
- for COW, it there situation we need to update header in read-oly mode? (invalidated snap?)
Milan
--

[RFC] Do not open log and cow device read-write for read-only mappings

Signed-off-by: Milan Broz <mbroz@redhat.com> 

diff --git a/drivers/md/dm-log.c b/drivers/md/dm-log.c
index 6951536..8e8a868 100644
--- a/drivers/md/dm-log.c
+++ b/drivers/md/dm-log.c
@@ -543,7 +543,7 @@ static int disk_ctr(struct dm_dirty_log *log, struct dm_target *ti,
 		return -EINVAL;
 	}
 
-	r = dm_get_device(ti, argv[0], FMODE_READ | FMODE_WRITE, &dev);
+	r = dm_get_device(ti, argv[0], dm_table_get_mode(ti->table), &dev);
 	if (r)
 		return r;
 
diff --git a/drivers/md/dm-snap.c b/drivers/md/dm-snap.c
index fdde53c..a2d3309 100644
--- a/drivers/md/dm-snap.c
+++ b/drivers/md/dm-snap.c
@@ -1080,7 +1080,7 @@ static int snapshot_ctr(struct dm_target *ti, unsigned int argc, char **argv)
 	argv++;
 	argc--;
 
-	r = dm_get_device(ti, cow_path, FMODE_READ | FMODE_WRITE, &s->cow);
+	r = dm_get_device(ti, cow_path, dm_table_get_mode(ti->table), &s->cow);
 	if (r) {
 		ti->error = "Cannot get COW device";
 		goto bad_cow;



  reply	other threads:[~2011-02-14 13:15 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 29+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-02-13  2:02 block device read-only handling regression in 2.6.38-rc4 (bisected) Milan Broz
2011-02-13 10:58 ` [PATCH] loop: clear read-only flag in loop_clr_fd Tao Ma
2011-02-13 14:11   ` Milan Broz
2011-02-13 15:05     ` Tao Ma
2011-02-13 16:44       ` Milan Broz
2011-02-14 10:30         ` Tejun Heo
2011-02-14 11:47           ` Milan Broz
2011-02-14 13:14             ` Milan Broz [this message]
2011-02-14 14:09               ` [PATCH][RFC] dm: Do not open log and cow device read-write for read-only mappings Tejun Heo
2011-02-14 14:23                 ` Milan Broz
2011-02-14 15:44                   ` Tejun Heo
2011-02-14 23:15                     ` NeilBrown
2011-02-15  2:03                       ` [dm-devel] " Alasdair G Kergon
2011-02-15 12:17                         ` Milan Broz
2011-02-15 12:46                           ` Alasdair G Kergon
2011-02-15 15:20                             ` Tejun Heo
2011-02-15 15:46                               ` Alasdair G Kergon
2011-02-15 15:50                                 ` Tejun Heo
2011-02-15 16:05                                   ` Milan Broz
2011-02-15 16:12                                     ` Tejun Heo
2011-02-15 16:36                                       ` Milan Broz
2011-02-15 16:41                                         ` Tejun Heo
2011-02-15 16:56                                           ` Alasdair G Kergon
2011-02-16  8:46                                             ` Tejun Heo
2011-02-15 16:58                                           ` Milan Broz
2011-02-16  8:39                                             ` Tejun Heo
2011-02-15 15:16                           ` [PATCH] Return EROFS if read-only detected on block device Milan Broz
2011-02-14 14:39                 ` [dm-devel] [PATCH][RFC] dm: Do not open log and cow device read-write for read-only mappings Alasdair G Kergon
2011-02-14 14:07             ` [PATCH] loop: clear read-only flag in loop_clr_fd Tejun Heo

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