Re: test8-pre4 data corruption?

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Tue Sep 05 2000 - 17:32:56 EST

On Wed, 6 Sep 2000, Chris Wedgwood wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 05, 2000 at 06:25:39PM -0300, Rik van Riel wrote:
> I hope Linus will release an "emergency" 2.4.0-test8-pre5 really
> soon, maybe even with /only/ Al Viro's two-line fix...
> Ouch... I just got hit by this. At first I though it was flakey mbox
> code and started saying bad works.
> Here is the fix diff style for those who missed it:

..and test5 is out there now (and if you get test5, please don't apply the
fix in reverse by mistake ;)


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