Re: [PATCH 0/2] fix regression in direct I/O to pmem devices

From: Dan Williams
Date: Fri Aug 14 2015 - 16:22:43 EST

On Fri, Aug 14, 2015 at 1:15 PM, Jeff Moyer <jmoyer@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Linda Knippers noticed that commit bbab37ddc20b (block: Add support
> for DAX reads/writes to block devices) caused a regression in mkfs.xfs.
> Further investigation also uncovered issues related to misaligned
> partitions. This patch set addresses the two issues.
> [PATCH 1/2] dax: fix O_DIRECT I/O to the last block of a blockdev
> [PATCH 2/2] blockdev: don't set S_DAX for misaligned partitions

Should these be "Cc: <stable@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>" given the regression
fix is applicable back to 4.0?
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