[ 3.5.y.z extended stable ] Patch "ocfs2: unlock super lock if lockres refresh failed" has been added to staging queue

Luis Henriques luis.henriques at canonical.com
Tue Feb 26 16:14:58 UTC 2013


This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    ocfs2: unlock super lock if lockres refresh failed

to the linux-3.5.y-queue branch of the 3.5.y.z extended stable tree 
which can be found at:

 http://kernel.ubuntu.com/git?p=ubuntu/linux.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/linux-3.5.y-queue

If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
reply to this email.

For more information about the 3.5.y.z tree, see
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/Dev/ExtendedStable

Thanks.
-Luis

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>From 9919fbbf05eae5565d472d5725acd85284eb74ae Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Junxiao Bi <junxiao.bi at oracle.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:42:45 -0800
Subject: [PATCH] ocfs2: unlock super lock if lockres refresh failed

commit 3278bb748d2437eb1464765f36429e5d6aa91c38 upstream.

If lockres refresh failed, the super lock will never be released which
will cause some processes on other cluster nodes hung forever.

Signed-off-by: Junxiao Bi <junxiao.bi at oracle.com>
Cc: Joel Becker <jlbec at evilplan.org>
Cc: Mark Fasheh <mfasheh at suse.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm at linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds at linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Luis Henriques <luis.henriques at canonical.com>
---
 fs/ocfs2/dlmglue.c | 5 ++++-
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/fs/ocfs2/dlmglue.c b/fs/ocfs2/dlmglue.c
index 4f7795f..88577eb 100644
--- a/fs/ocfs2/dlmglue.c
+++ b/fs/ocfs2/dlmglue.c
@@ -2545,6 +2545,7 @@ int ocfs2_super_lock(struct ocfs2_super *osb,
 	 * everything is up to the caller :) */
 	status = ocfs2_should_refresh_lock_res(lockres);
 	if (status < 0) {
+		ocfs2_cluster_unlock(osb, lockres, level);
 		mlog_errno(status);
 		goto bail;
 	}
@@ -2553,8 +2554,10 @@ int ocfs2_super_lock(struct ocfs2_super *osb,

 		ocfs2_complete_lock_res_refresh(lockres, status);

-		if (status < 0)
+		if (status < 0) {
+			ocfs2_cluster_unlock(osb, lockres, level);
 			mlog_errno(status);
+		}
 		ocfs2_track_lock_refresh(lockres);
 	}
 bail:
--
1.8.1.2





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