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Journaled quoata on reiserfs formatted devices returns kernel call trace in boot.msg

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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Service Pack 1


Using journaled quotas with reiserfs cause the system to return the following call trace on system start:

------------[ cut here ]------------
WARNING: at /usr/src/packages/BUILD/kernel-default- lookup_one_len+0xd7/0xf0()
Modules linked in: ipt_LOG xt_limit xt_multiport xt_tcpudp nf_conntrack_ipv4 nf_defrag_ipv4 xt_state nf_conntrack iptable_filter ip_tables x_tables microcode quota_v2 quota_tree fuse loop dm_mod ppdev parport_pc parport rtc_cmos rtc_core tpm_tis floppy tpm pcspkr tpm_bios container sg rtc_lib ac i2c_piix4 e1000 sr_mod button cdrom intel_agp i2c_core mptctl shpchp pci_hotplug sd_mod crc_t10dif lpfc scsi_transport_fc scsi_tgt reiserfs megaraid_sas mptsas scsi_transport_sas edd ext3 mbcache jbd fan ide_pci_generic piix ide_core ata_generic ata_piix libata mptspi mptscsih mptbase scsi_transport_spi scsi_mod thermal processor thermal_sys hwmon
Supported: Yes
Pid: 4169, comm: quotacheck Not tainted #1
Call Trace:
[<ffffffff810061dc>] dump_trace+0x6c/0x2d0
[<ffffffff8139a5d6>] dump_stack+0x69/0x73
[<ffffffff8104e5d4>] warn_slowpath_common+0x74/0xd0
[<ffffffff811091d7>] lookup_one_len+0xd7/0xf0
[<ffffffff8114e8ea>] vfs_quota_on_mount+0x3a/0xa0
[<ffffffffa0203d96>] finish_unfinished+0xd6/0x5e0 [reiserfs]
[<ffffffffa0204632>] reiserfs_remount+0x392/0x5d0 [reiserfs]
[<ffffffff81100c0c>] __do_remount_sb+0xcc/0x1a0
[<ffffffff81119078>] do_remount+0x198/0x220
[<ffffffff8111b5af>] do_mount+0x1bf/0x250
[<ffffffff8111b700>] sys_mount+0xc0/0xf0
[<ffffffff81002f7b>] system_call_fastpath+0x16/0x1b
[<00007ff621e034da>] 0x7ff621e034da
---[ end trace 5f1e96959bac1d63 ]---
REISERFS warning (device dm-9): reiserfs-2500 finish_unfinished: cannot turn on journaled quota: error -3

This issue is experienced with the following mount options in /etc/fstab:

/dev/vg00/home      /home               reiserfs       usrjquota=aquota.user,jqfmt=vfsv0,rw,noexec,nosuid,async,block-allocator=noborder,barrier=flush        1 2

Using ext3 does not show this behavior.


Please update to kernel kernel-*- or later.


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  • Document ID:7009654
  • Creation Date: 27-Oct-2011
  • Modified Date:10-Nov-2022
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

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