Bug 11756 - Incorrect file remove from ext4
Summary: Incorrect file remove from ext4
Alias: None
Product: File System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: ext4 (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: P1 normal
Assignee: fs_ext4@kernel-bugs.osdl.org
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-10-13 17:37 UTC by Ravadics Csaba
Modified: 2008-11-10 02:49 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:
Kernel Version: 2.6.27
Tree: Mainline
Regression: Yes

Kernel .config file (80.27 KB, text/plain)
2008-10-16 16:57 UTC, Ravadics Csaba

Description Ravadics Csaba 2008-10-13 17:37:47 UTC
Latest working kernel version:

Earliest failing kernel version: 2.6.27

Distribution: Fedora 9

Hardware Environment: AMD Phenom(tm) 9550 Quad-Core Processor, 2 GiB RAM, MSI K9A2 CF motherboard, WDC WD5000AAKS-0 HDD

Software Environment: mc-4.6.2-3.pre1.fc9.x86_64, bash-3.2-22.fc9.x86_64

Problem Description: mc don't remove recursively from ext4dev

Steps to reproduce:

1) Login root
2) Start mc
3) Decompress kernel source (for example: linux- to ext4 (for example target dir: /root or /usr/src)
4) Change dir
5) Select linux-
6) Press F8 (delete) key
7) Delete directory "linux-"? Yes
8) Directory not empty. Delete it recursively? All
9) echo linux*

Directory not removed.

kernel version            fs          status
---------------        ---------     --------                ext3            OK                ext4dev         OK
2.6.27                  ext3            OK
2.6.27                  ext4dev       FAILED
Comment 1 Ravadics Csaba 2008-10-16 16:51:37 UTC                ext3            OK                ext4dev       FAILED
Comment 2 Ravadics Csaba 2008-10-16 16:57:04 UTC
Created attachment 18344 [details]
Kernel .config file
Comment 3 Ravadics Csaba 2008-10-18 17:01:59 UTC                ext3            OK                ext4dev       FAILED
Comment 4 Ravadics Csaba 2008-10-26 05:46:50 UTC                ext3            OK                ext4dev       FAILED
Comment 5 Theodore Tso 2008-11-06 12:50:31 UTC
This bug is fixed in 2.6.28-rc2, commit ID 3c37fc86d20
Comment 6 Ravadics Csaba 2008-11-10 02:49:43 UTC
OK, thank you... but 2.6.27 patch?

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