Bug 442180 - jbd/xattr lockdep trace.
jbd/xattr lockdep trace.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Eric Sandeen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-04-12 10:31 EDT by Bill Crawford
Modified: 2009-07-14 11:20 EDT (History)
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Log excerpt [ INFO: possible circular locking dependency detected ] (6.14 KB, text/plain)
2008-04-12 10:31 EDT, Bill Crawford
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Description Bill Crawford 2008-04-12 10:31:40 EDT
Description of problem:
[ INFO: possible circular locking dependency detected ]
2.6.25-0.195.rc8.git1.fc9.i686 #1

yum/12720 is trying to acquire lock:
 (jbd_handle){--..}, at: [<e085d8ff>] journal_start+0xcf/0xf0 [jbd]

but task is already holding lock:
 (&ei->xattr_sem){----}, at: [<e0899c1f>] ext3_xattr_get+0x2a/0x23b [ext3]

which lock already depends on the new lock.

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No idea!

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Log excerpt attached.

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This is a couple of kernels back, so I understand it may be out of date ...
Comment 1 Bill Crawford 2008-04-12 10:31:40 EDT
Created attachment 302221 [details]
Log excerpt [ INFO: possible circular locking dependency detected ]
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 05:21:15 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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