Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 400651
GFS: wrong locking order in gfs_get_parent()
Last modified: 2010-01-11 22:27:56 EST
Dmitry Monakhov from OpenVZ linux kernel team reports about wrong locking order
in gfs_get_parent(). Almost all coresponding places was fixed in
gfs-kmod-0.1.19-7.el5, but gfs_get_parrent() was missed.
The problem is fixed by attached patch.
Created attachment 269561 [details]
Fix wrong locking order in gfs_get_parent()
This is probably an oversight of mine while doing last round of NFS fixes.
Will check into this.
Patch checked into CVS today - should be ready for RHEL 5.2.
Module name: cluster
Changes by: firstname.lastname@example.org 2008-01-02 15:07:07
Dmitry Monakhov from OpenVZ linux kernel team reports about wrong
locking order in gfs_get_parent(). Patch submitted by Vasily Averin
(email@example.com) under Red Hat bugzilla 400651
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