Re: [RFC 4/8] jbd, jbd2: Do not fail journal because of frozen_buffer allocation failure

From: Michal Hocko
Date: Mon Aug 24 2015 - 08:06:14 EST

Hi Ted,

On Sat 15-08-15 09:54:22, Theodore Ts'o wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 12, 2015 at 11:14:11AM +0200, Michal Hocko wrote:
> > > Is this "if (!committed_data) {" check now dead code?
> > >
> > > I also see other similar suspected dead sites in the rest of the series.
> >
> > You are absolutely right. I have updated the patches.
> Have you sent out an updated version of these patches? Maybe I missed
> it, but I don't think I saw them.

would you be interested in these two patches sent with rephrased
changelog to not depend on the patch which allows GFP_NOFS to fail? The
way this has been handled for btrfs...
Michal Hocko
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