[Gluster-devel] Invalid DIR * usage in quota xlator

Pranith Kumar Karampuri pkarampu at redhat.com
Mon Oct 13 09:28:12 UTC 2014

On 10/13/2014 02:45 PM, Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 13, 2014 at 02:37:12PM +0530, Pranith Kumar Karampuri wrote:
>> I am not aware of backend filesystems that much, may be someone with that
>> knowledge can comment here, what happens when new entries are created in the
>> directory after this readdir is responded with '-1'?
> In the meantime, I changed -1 to sizeof (void *) to address alignment
> issues.
> I am not sure we have cases where we loop awaiting for new entries
> to be added at the end of the directory.  That is doomed to fail
> anyway because getdents(2) cn return deleted entries, and a new
> entry may be added before the end of the buffer.
I do not know :-(. Send the patch out for review, may be someone with 
this knowledge can do the review...


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