Commit d3a9262e authored by Peter Zijlstra's avatar Peter Zijlstra Committed by Ingo Molnar

fs: Provide empty .set_page_dirty() aop for anon inodes

.set_page_dirty() is one of those a_ops that defaults to the
buffer implementation when not set. Therefore provide a dummy
function to make it do nothing.

(Uncovered by perfcounters fd's which can now be writable-mmap-ed.)
Signed-off-by: default avatarPeter Zijlstra <>
Cc: Al Viro <>
Cc: Davide Libenzi <>
LKML-Reference: <new-submission>
Signed-off-by: default avatarIngo Molnar <>
parent e24a72c4
......@@ -52,6 +52,19 @@ static const struct dentry_operations anon_inodefs_dentry_operations = {
.d_delete = anon_inodefs_delete_dentry,
* nop .set_page_dirty method so that people can use .page_mkwrite on
* anon inodes.
static int anon_set_page_dirty(struct page *page)
return 0;
static const struct address_space_operations anon_aops = {
.set_page_dirty = anon_set_page_dirty,
* anon_inode_getfd - creates a new file instance by hooking it up to an
* anonymous inode, and a dentry that describe the "class"
......@@ -151,6 +164,8 @@ static struct inode *anon_inode_mkinode(void)
inode->i_fop = &anon_inode_fops;
inode->i_mapping->a_ops = &anon_aops;
* Mark the inode dirty from the very beginning,
* that way it will never be moved to the dirty
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