Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 12:54:56PM -0500, John Quigley wrote:
>> John Quigley wrote:
>>> John Quigley wrote:
>>>> We've distilled this into a reproducible environment with a stack of
>>>> NFS + XFS to a local disk + automated sysrq 'b' reboots. We're
>>>> working on getting this bundled up into a nice little package as a
>>>> VirtualBox vm for your consumption. Please tell me if this is not
>>> The self-contained and reproducible environment can be downloaded from
>>> the following location:
>>> http://www.jquigley.com/tmp/xfsVM.tar.bz2 >> Has anyone by chance had an opportunity to utilize this? Any corruption reports?
> Looked at it, but it turns virtualbox is a real big pile of junk
> including it's own huge kernel module. Qemu/kvm now has support for the
> virtualbox disk images and I will give it a try next.
Ping ... sorry to be a bother. I've finally gotten some time allocated
to look at this at the code level, but I'm unfamiliar with the XFS
implementation, and I believe this problem arises as an interaction
between XFS and NFS, which causes me heartburn. I'll report here if I
discover anything meaningful.