Re: Linux 5.6-rc2

From: David Sterba
Date: Mon Feb 17 2020 - 07:31:13 EST

On Sun, Feb 16, 2020 at 09:08:18PM -0800, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 16, 2020 at 7:02 PM Josef Bacik <josef@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > I assume Filipe wrote this based on my patch here
> >
> >
> >
> > which makes it so we can allocate safely in this context, but that patch hasn't
> > made it's way to you yet. Do you want it now? It was prep for a much less safe
> > patchset, but is fine by itself. Thanks,
> I assume it's either that, or revert 28553fa992cb and do it differently..
> I'll leave that whole decision to the btrfs people who actually know
> the code and the situations and what the alternative would look
> like...

I'll send a pull request with fix today. The fixes get cherry-picked
from development branch to current rc branch and sometimes affect each
other. I do test the rc branch independently before sending but I
haven't seen the bug Dave reported.