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authorNeilBrown <neilb@suse.de>2008-03-04 14:29:32 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@woody.linux-foundation.org>2008-03-04 16:35:18 -0800
commit25156198235325805cd7295ed694509fd6e3a29e (patch)
parentd0fae18f1b53a1d39135a968792be034bdf7ff26 (diff)
md: make sure a reshape is started when device switches to read-write
A resync/reshape/recovery thread will refuse to progress when the array is marked read-only. So whenever it mark it not read-only, it is important to wake up thread resync thread. There is one place we didn't do this. The problem manifests if the start_ro module parameters is set, and a raid5 array that is in the middle of a reshape (restripe) is started. The array will initially be semi-read-only (meaning it acts like it is readonly until the first write). So the reshape will not proceed. On the first write, the array will become read-write, but the reshape will not be started, and there is no event which will ever restart that thread. Signed-off-by: Neil Brown <neilb@suse.de> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/md/md.c b/drivers/md/md.c
index a71241c5ae72..a986845ea0c3 100644
--- a/drivers/md/md.c
+++ b/drivers/md/md.c
@@ -5356,6 +5356,7 @@ void md_write_start(mddev_t *mddev, struct bio *bi)
mddev->ro = 0;
set_bit(MD_RECOVERY_NEEDED, &mddev->recovery);
+ md_wakeup_thread(mddev->sync_thread);
if (mddev->in_sync) {