Re: [PATCH] cleanup for fixing get_super() races

From: Alexander Viro (
Date: Fri Apr 27 2001 - 20:58:04 EST

On Fri, 27 Apr 2001, Linus Torvalds wrote:

> On Fri, 27 Apr 2001, Alexander Viro wrote:
> >
> > PS: last time I've separated that part of patch was a couple months
> > ago. See if something similar to the variant below would be OK with
> > you (I'll rediff it):
> This one looks fine.

Erm? It _does_ pull the fsync_dev() in there (conditionally, depending
on the "flag" argument of invalidate_dev()).

Oh, well... Check the variant I've sent to you couple of minutes ago and
tell which one you prefer, OK?

PS: gotta love the email latency...

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