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From: "Luis R. Rodriguez" <mcgrof@kernel.org>
To: "Luis R. Rodriguez" <mcgrof@kernel.org>
Cc: Jan Kara <jack@suse.cz>,
	viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk, bart.vanassche@wdc.com,
	ming.lei@redhat.com, tytso@mit.edu, darrick.wong@oracle.com,
	jikos@kernel.org, rjw@rjwysocki.net, pavel@ucw.cz,
	len.brown@intel.com, linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org,
	boris.ostrovsky@oracle.com, jgross@suse.com,
	todd.e.brandt@linux.intel.com, nborisov@suse.com,
	martin.petersen@oracle.com, ONeukum@suse.com,
	oleksandr@natalenko.name, oleg.b.antonyan@gmail.com,
	yu.chen.surf@gmail.com, dan.j.williams@intel.com,
	linux-pm@vger.kernel.org, linux-block@vger.kernel.org,
	linux-xfs@vger.kernel.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	jlayton@redhat.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH 03/11] fs: add frozen sb state helpers
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:49:32 -0700
Message-ID: <20180420184932.57as7jup75nx463v@garbanzo.do-not-panic.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180418005936.j3fa5rogfm353clf@garbanzo.do-not-panic.com>

On Tue, Apr 17, 2018 at 05:59:36PM -0700, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 21, 2017 at 12:03:29PM +0100, Jan Kara wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I think I owe you a reply here... Sorry that it took so long.
> 
> Took me just as long :)
> 
> > On Fri 01-12-17 22:13:27, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
> > > 
> > > I'll note that its still not perfectly clear if really the semantics behind
> > > freeze_bdev() match what I described above fully. That still needs to be
> > > vetted for. For instance, does thaw_bdev() keep a superblock frozen if we
> > > an ioctl initiated freeze had occurred before? If so then great. Otherwise
> > > I think we'll need to distinguish the ioctl interface. Worst possible case
> > > is that bdev semantics and in-kernel semantics differ somehow, then that
> > > will really create a holy fucking mess.
> > 
> > I believe nobody really thought about mixing those two interfaces to fs
> > freezing and so the behavior is basically defined by the implementation.
> > That is:
> > 
> > freeze_bdev() on sb frozen by ioctl_fsfreeze() -> EBUSY
> > freeze_bdev() on sb frozen by freeze_bdev() -> success
> > ioctl_fsfreeze() on sb frozen by freeze_bdev() -> EBUSY
> > ioctl_fsfreeze() on sb frozen by ioctl_fsfreeze() -> EBUSY
> > 
> > thaw_bdev() on sb frozen by ioctl_fsfreeze() -> EINVAL
> 
> Phew, so this is what we want for the in-kernel freezing so we're good
> and *can* combine these then.

I double checked, and I don't see where you get EINVAL for this case.
We *do* keep the sb frozen though, which is good, and the worst fear
I had was that we did not. However we return 0 if there was already
a prior freeze_bdev() or ioctl_fsfreeze() other than the context that
started the prior freeze (--bdev->bd_fsfreeze_count > 0).

The -EINVAL is only returned currently if there were no freezers.

int thaw_bdev(struct block_device *bdev, struct super_block *sb)
{
	int error = -EINVAL;

	mutex_lock(&bdev->bd_fsfreeze_mutex);
	if (!bdev->bd_fsfreeze_count)
		goto out;

	error = 0;
	if (--bdev->bd_fsfreeze_count > 0)
		goto out;
	...
out:
	mutex_unlock(&bdev->bd_fsfreeze_mutex);
	return error;
}

  Luis

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Thread overview: 47+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2017-11-29 23:23 [PATCH 00/11] fs: use freeze_fs on suspend/hibernate Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 01/11] fs: provide unlocked helper for freeze_super() Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-30 16:58   ` Jan Kara
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 02/11] fs: provide unlocked helper thaw_super() Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-30 16:59   ` Jan Kara
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 03/11] fs: add frozen sb state helpers Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-30 17:13   ` Jan Kara
2017-11-30 19:05     ` Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-12-01 11:47       ` Jan Kara
2017-12-01 21:13         ` Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-12-21 11:03           ` Jan Kara
2018-04-18  0:59             ` Luis R. Rodriguez
2018-04-18 10:12               ` Jan Kara
2018-04-20 18:49               ` Luis R. Rodriguez [this message]
2018-04-21 23:53                 ` Jan Kara
2018-04-22  1:22                   ` Luis R. Rodriguez
2018-04-22  2:53     ` Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 04/11] fs: distinguish between user initiated freeze and kernel initiated freeze Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 05/11] fs: add iterate_supers_excl() and iterate_supers_reverse_excl() Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-29 23:48   ` Rafael J. Wysocki
2017-11-30  0:22     ` Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-30  1:34     ` Dave Chinner
2017-11-30  1:40       ` Rafael J. Wysocki
2017-11-30 16:57   ` Jan Kara
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 06/11] fs: freeze on suspend and thaw on resume Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 07/11] xfs: remove not needed freezing calls Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-30 16:21   ` Jan Kara
2017-11-30 20:32     ` Rafael J. Wysocki
2017-11-30 23:30       ` Dave Chinner
2017-11-30 23:40         ` Rafael J. Wysocki
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 08/11] ext4: " Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 09/11] f2fs: " Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 10/11] nilfs2: " Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-29 23:23 ` [PATCH 11/11] jfs: " Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-30 16:36 ` [PATCH 00/11] fs: use freeze_fs on suspend/hibernate Yu Chen
2017-11-30 16:41   ` Jiri Kosina
2017-11-30 16:50     ` Yu Chen
2017-12-01 19:05     ` Jeff Layton
2017-12-01 21:51       ` Dave Chinner
2017-11-30 17:01 ` Bart Van Assche
2017-11-30 19:42   ` Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-11-30 20:53     ` Bart Van Assche
2017-11-30 21:03       ` Dave Chinner
2017-11-30 21:51 ` Pavel Machek
2017-12-01  0:44   ` Luis R. Rodriguez
2017-12-13  1:09 ` Rafael J. Wysocki
2017-12-19 16:50   ` Luis R. Rodriguez

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