Re: [PATCH] don't divide by 0 when trying to mount ext3

From: Rogier Wolff
Date: Mon Nov 08 2004 - 17:12:08 EST

On Mon, Nov 08, 2004 at 10:54:02PM +0100, Andries Brouwer wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 08, 2004 at 10:27:11PM +0100, Rogier Wolff wrote:
> > There are now three cases that end up with the same message and
> > same error from userspace viewpoint. There are many cases where
> > debugging a problem is helped when it's possible to find out exactly
> > which test determined that the filesystem could not be mounted.
> Strings are expensive. Don't like to add worthless code.
> We lived without this for years, so it is not a frequent occurrence.
> If you have a bad ext2/ext3 system, e2fsck will find what is wrong.

int cpos=0;

if (++cpos && (errorposibility1 ) ) goto error_handling;
if (++cpos && (errorposibility2 ) ) goto error_handling;
if (++cpos && (errorposibility3 ) ) goto error_handling;

printk (".... %d ...", cpos);

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