cvs commit: src/sys/ufs/ffs ffs_softdep.c softdep.h
never at nevermind.kiev.ua
Wed Aug 10 15:50:43 GMT 2005
Hello, Alfred Perlstein!
On Wed, Aug 10, 2005 at 08:26:49AM -0700, you wrote:
> > > ups 2005-08-10 14:09:26 UTC
> > >
> > > FreeBSD src repository
> > >
> > > Modified files: (Branch: RELENG_6)
> > > sys/ufs/ffs ffs_softdep.c softdep.h
> > > Log:
> > > MFC ffs_softdep.c 1.182, softdep.h 1.18
> > >
> > > Delay freeing disk space for file system blocks until all
> > > dirty buffers are safely released. This fixes softdep
> > > problems on truncation (deletion) of files with dirty
> > > buffers.
> > Could this be the fix for the problem when unpacking large archives on
> > soft-updates-enabled volumes? (I experience complete lockup of
> > filesystem operations at some point of time during extracting files, for
> > example - cd /usr/ports/editors/openoffice-1.1 && make extract)
> Is it a perm lockup? Or just for a couple of seconds?
I was waiting for ~5 minutes - no "unlockup" happened.
> If it's just for a couple of seconds it may be fixed by Jeffr's
> commit about a month ago to one of the buffer daemons.
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