Commit 92a3d03a authored by Badari Pulavarty's avatar Badari Pulavarty Committed by Linus Torvalds

[PATCH] Fix for shmem_truncate_range() BUG_ON()

Ran into BUG() while doing madvise(REMOVE) testing.  If we are punching a
hole into shared memory segment using madvise(REMOVE) and the entire hole
is below the indirect blocks, we hit following assert.

	        BUG_ON(limit <= SHMEM_NR_DIRECT);
Signed-off-by: default avatarBadari Pulavarty <pbadari@us.ibm.com>
Cc: Hugh Dickins <hugh@veritas.com>
Cc: <stable@kernel.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
parent ba008404
......@@ -515,7 +515,12 @@ static void shmem_truncate_range(struct inode *inode, loff_t start, loff_t end)
size = SHMEM_NR_DIRECT;
nr_swaps_freed = shmem_free_swp(ptr+idx, ptr+size);
}
if (!topdir)
/*
* If there are no indirect blocks or we are punching a hole
* below indirect blocks, nothing to be done.
*/
if (!topdir || (punch_hole && (limit <= SHMEM_NR_DIRECT)))
goto done2;
BUG_ON(limit <= SHMEM_NR_DIRECT);
......
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