On Thu, 2001-12-13 at 16:01, Mihai RUSU wrote:
> On 13 Dec 2001, Steve Lord wrote:
> > You might want to sync up with the latest kernel when you get a chance,
> > a couple of nasty bugs in the I/O path got squashed this week. I will
> > ask Eric to update the 2.4.16 patches so that cvs is not the only way
> > to get to this.
> > Steve
> Hi Steve
> are this bugs present in the 1.0.2 Release too ?
> im using 2.4.9-13SGI_XFS_1.0.2 and im wondering if i need to upgrade it
The memory leak is not there, there is a deadlock triggered by an ext3
test program, but you need to mmap a chunk of a file, and then do a
write into the file using that mmapped chunk as the write buffer, and
the two need to overlap!
> thank you
> Mihai RUSU
> "... and what if this is as good as it gets ?"
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