Bug 23193 - Florence beta1: 2.4.0 kernel is missing the i/o stats patch
Summary: Florence beta1: 2.4.0 kernel is missing the i/o stats patch
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386 Linux
medium
medium
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Assignee: Stephen Tweedie
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Whiteboard: Florence Beta-3
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2001-01-02 23:23 UTC by Chris Evans
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:30 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-01-19 03:16:46 UTC
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Description Chris Evans 2001-01-02 23:23:59 UTC
To demonstrate:
"cat /proc/partitions"
Try it in RH7.0 and RH7.1beta. You'll see that RH7.1beta is missing the
enhanced i/o stats patch.

Comment 1 Glen Foster 2001-01-11 21:14:02 UTC
This defect is considered MUST-FIX for Florence Gold release

Comment 2 Stephen Tweedie 2001-01-12 12:35:45 UTC
Will deal with this, but I'm away next week so it will be the week after at the
earliest.

Comment 3 Preston Brown 2001-01-18 22:44:47 UTC
patch was also given to Phil for inclusion.  Needs attention guys...

Comment 4 Phil Copeland 2001-01-18 23:39:24 UTC
This is in the cvs kernel-2.4 tree
It required a bit of hand editing as some variable names have changed but it's
in the tree. I'm currently building a kernel to make sure that it doesn't oops
or something equally horrid

Phil
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Comment 5 Phil Copeland 2001-01-19 03:16:41 UTC
Kernel compiles.
Installed and run, at face value, looks stable

[root@bomb /root]# uname -a 
Linux bomb 2.4.0-0.99.5 #1 Thu Jan 18 18:06:09 EST 2001 i686 unknown

[root@bomb /root]# cat /proc/partitions 
major minor  #blocks  name     rio rmerge rsect ruse wio wmerge wsect wuse
running use aveq

   3     0    9820440 hda 25392 150384 429720 202840 1469 371 13398 80490 11
195570 283330
   3     1    3152488 hda1 24 0 30 260 0 0 0 0 0 260 260
   3     2     529200 hda2 3387 3601 55898 36360 331 152 3904 23450 5 33900
59810
   3     3     264600 hda3 2 0 16 40 5 15 160 120 0 70 160
   3     4          1 hda4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
   3     5     264568 hda5 1176 7343 17038 3360 81 31 224 2360 0 3940 5720
   3     6    2101648 hda6 12931 68275 197518 96700 172 47 1620 41440 6 94000
138140
   3     7     529168 hda7 3255 16684 41006 26830 867 108 7422 13030 0 34120
39860
   3     8    2978608 hda8 4617 54481 118214 39290 13 18 68 90 0 39340 39380

[root@bomb kernel-2.4]# df
Filesystem           1k-blocks      Used Available Use% Mounted on
/dev/hda2               520856    485580      8816  99% /
/dev/hda8              2931824   2417952    364944  87% /compile
/dev/hda5               256194      2578    240388   2% /tmp
/dev/hda6              2068620   1855952    107588  95% /usr
/dev/hda7               520824    460000     34368  94% /var
/dev/hda1              3142880   2935712    207168  94% /usr/dos

regards

Phil
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Comment 6 Michael K. Johnson 2001-01-19 17:56:40 UTC
OK, it's in and will be in the beta release.

Open a new bug report if there are bugs in the patch...  :-)

Thanks.

Comment 7 Chris Evans 2001-02-06 17:19:45 UTC
Looks good in BETA3
Bad news though - the Linux 2.4.1 kernel rearranged a lot of code in this
area. I bet you'll need to put a bit more effort in!!


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