Re: ext3 issue on 3.6.1

From: Jan Kara
Date: Mon Oct 22 2012 - 12:10:32 EST

On Mon 22-10-12 18:01:56, Fabio Coatti wrote:
> 2012/10/22 Jan Kara <jack@xxxxxxx>:
> >> Uhu, my fault, I was sure to have answered to your request, sorry.
> >> So yes, we have an ext3 R/O partition mounted on that machine. The
> >> 3.6.3, with patch applied, dmesg is here:
> > Interesting. You seem to be using data=journal on R/O partition, don't
> > you? Can you also attach /proc/mounts?
> >
> > Also please try running a kernel with the attached patch and report the
> > warning. Thanks!
> Do you want to try the kernel without touching the mount
> configuration, right? (I mean, without (say) mounting ext2 the ext3 ro
> partition, right?)
Yes, leave things as they are now...

> right now I can't access the machine, but I recall that the partition
> is mounted rw, something is wrote onto it and then changed to r/o and
> among the options there is data=ordered.
/proc/mounts should show us whether data=ordered is in use. Actually the
warning is in function which is called only in data=journal mode so that's
why I think you are using it...

Jan Kara <jack@xxxxxxx>
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