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1 files changed, 3 insertions, 8 deletions
diff --git a/fs/fs-writeback.c b/fs/fs-writeback.c
index ae45f77765c..16519fe1399 100644
--- a/fs/fs-writeback.c
+++ b/fs/fs-writeback.c
@@ -424,8 +424,6 @@ __writeback_single_inode(struct inode *inode, struct writeback_control *wbc)
* WB_SYNC_HOLD is a hack for sys_sync(): reattach the inode to sb->s_dirty so
* that it can be located for waiting on in __writeback_single_inode().
*
- * Called under inode_lock.
- *
* If `bdi' is non-zero then we're being asked to writeback a specific queue.
* This function assumes that the blockdev superblock's inodes are backed by
* a variety of queues, so all inodes are searched. For other superblocks,
@@ -446,6 +444,7 @@ sync_sb_inodes(struct super_block *sb, struct writeback_control *wbc)
{
const unsigned long start = jiffies; /* livelock avoidance */
+ spin_lock(&inode_lock);
if (!wbc->for_kupdate || list_empty(&sb->s_io))
queue_io(sb, wbc->older_than_this);
@@ -524,6 +523,7 @@ sync_sb_inodes(struct super_block *sb, struct writeback_control *wbc)
if (!list_empty(&sb->s_more_io))
wbc->more_io = 1;
}
+ spin_unlock(&inode_lock);
return; /* Leave any unwritten inodes on s_io */
}
@@ -565,11 +565,8 @@ restart:
* be unmounted by the time it is released.
*/
if (down_read_trylock(&sb->s_umount)) {
- if (sb->s_root) {
- spin_lock(&inode_lock);
+ if (sb->s_root)
sync_sb_inodes(sb, wbc);
- spin_unlock(&inode_lock);
- }
up_read(&sb->s_umount);
}
spin_lock(&sb_lock);
@@ -607,9 +604,7 @@ void sync_inodes_sb(struct super_block *sb, int wait)
(inodes_stat.nr_inodes - inodes_stat.nr_unused) +
nr_dirty + nr_unstable;
wbc.nr_to_write += wbc.nr_to_write / 2; /* Bit more for luck */
- spin_lock(&inode_lock);
sync_sb_inodes(sb, &wbc);
- spin_unlock(&inode_lock);
}
/*