Commit ceab36ed authored by Yan Zheng's avatar Yan Zheng Committed by Chris Mason
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Btrfs: fix balancing oops when invalidate_inode_pages2 returns EBUSY

invalidate_inode_pages2_range may return -EBUSY occasionally
which results Oops. This patch fixes the issue by moving
invalidate_inode_pages2_range into a loop and keeping calling
it until the return value is not -EBUSY.

The EBUSY return is temporary, and can happen when the btrfs release page
function is unable to release a page because the EXTENT_LOCK
bit is set.
Signed-off-by: default avatarYan Zheng <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarChris Mason <>
parent 60f2e8f8
......@@ -2553,8 +2553,13 @@ int relocate_inode_pages(struct inode *inode, u64 start, u64 len)
last_index = (start + len - 1) >> PAGE_CACHE_SHIFT;
/* make sure the dirty trick played by the caller work */
ret = invalidate_inode_pages2_range(inode->i_mapping,
first_index, last_index);
while (1) {
ret = invalidate_inode_pages2_range(inode->i_mapping,
first_index, last_index);
if (ret != -EBUSY)
if (ret)
goto out_unlock;
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