On Tue, Nov 13, 2007 at 11:04:00PM -0800, Chris Wedgwood wrote:
> With 2.6.24-rc2 (amd64) I sometimes (usually but perhaps not always)
> see a hang when accessing some NFS exported XFS filesystems. Local
> access to these filesystems ahead of time works without problems.
> This does not occur with 126.96.36.199. The filesystem does not appear
> to be corrupt.
After some bisection pain (sg broken in the middle and XFS not
compiling in other places) the regression seems to be:
Author: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue Aug 28 13:58:24 2007 +1000
[XFS] use filldir internally
There have been a lot of changes since this so reverting it and
retesting as-is won't work. I'll have to see what I can come up with
after some sleep.
I'm not building/testing with dmapi --- perhaps that makes a
difference here? I would think it would have broken with xfsqa but
the number of bug reports seems small so far.