fs/binfmt_aout.c: fix pointer warnings
[linux-2.6.git] / fs / fs-writeback.c
index 0306c8e..76fc4d5 100644 (file)
@@ -242,6 +242,7 @@ static void bdi_sync_writeback(struct backing_dev_info *bdi,
 /**
  * bdi_start_writeback - start writeback
  * @bdi: the backing device to write from
+ * @sb: write inodes from this super_block
  * @nr_pages: the number of pages to write
  *
  * Description:
@@ -380,10 +381,10 @@ static void queue_io(struct bdi_writeback *wb, unsigned long *older_than_this)
        move_expired_inodes(&wb->b_dirty, &wb->b_io, older_than_this);
 }
 
-static int write_inode(struct inode *inode, int sync)
+static int write_inode(struct inode *inode, struct writeback_control *wbc)
 {
        if (inode->i_sb->s_op->write_inode && !is_bad_inode(inode))
-               return inode->i_sb->s_op->write_inode(inode, sync);
+               return inode->i_sb->s_op->write_inode(inode, wbc);
        return 0;
 }
 
@@ -420,7 +421,6 @@ static int
 writeback_single_inode(struct inode *inode, struct writeback_control *wbc)
 {
        struct address_space *mapping = inode->i_mapping;
-       int wait = wbc->sync_mode == WB_SYNC_ALL;
        unsigned dirty;
        int ret;
 
@@ -438,7 +438,7 @@ writeback_single_inode(struct inode *inode, struct writeback_control *wbc)
                 * We'll have another go at writing back this inode when we
                 * completed a full scan of b_io.
                 */
-               if (!wait) {
+               if (wbc->sync_mode != WB_SYNC_ALL) {
                        requeue_io(inode);
                        return 0;
                }
@@ -460,15 +460,20 @@ writeback_single_inode(struct inode *inode, struct writeback_control *wbc)
 
        ret = do_writepages(mapping, wbc);
 
-       /* Don't write the inode if only I_DIRTY_PAGES was set */
-       if (dirty & (I_DIRTY_SYNC | I_DIRTY_DATASYNC)) {
-               int err = write_inode(inode, wait);
+       /*
+        * Make sure to wait on the data before writing out the metadata.
+        * This is important for filesystems that modify metadata on data
+        * I/O completion.
+        */
+       if (wbc->sync_mode == WB_SYNC_ALL) {
+               int err = filemap_fdatawait(mapping);
                if (ret == 0)
                        ret = err;
        }
 
-       if (wait) {
-               int err = filemap_fdatawait(mapping);
+       /* Don't write the inode if only I_DIRTY_PAGES was set */
+       if (dirty & (I_DIRTY_SYNC | I_DIRTY_DATASYNC)) {
+               int err = write_inode(inode, wbc);
                if (ret == 0)
                        ret = err;
        }
@@ -639,14 +644,6 @@ static void writeback_inodes_wb(struct bdi_writeback *wb,
                        continue;
                }
 
-               if (wbc->nonblocking && bdi_write_congested(wb->bdi)) {
-                       wbc->encountered_congestion = 1;
-                       if (!is_blkdev_sb)
-                               break;          /* Skip a congested fs */
-                       requeue_io(inode);
-                       continue;               /* Skip a congested blockdev */
-               }
-
                /*
                 * Was this inode dirtied after sync_sb_inodes was called?
                 * This keeps sync from extra jobs and livelock.
@@ -738,6 +735,7 @@ static long wb_writeback(struct bdi_writeback *wb,
                .sync_mode              = args->sync_mode,
                .older_than_this        = NULL,
                .for_kupdate            = args->for_kupdate,
+               .for_background         = args->for_background,
                .range_cyclic           = args->range_cyclic,
        };
        unsigned long oldest_jif;
@@ -769,7 +767,6 @@ static long wb_writeback(struct bdi_writeback *wb,
                        break;
 
                wbc.more_io = 0;
-               wbc.encountered_congestion = 0;
                wbc.nr_to_write = MAX_WRITEBACK_PAGES;
                wbc.pages_skipped = 0;
                writeback_inodes_wb(wb, &wbc);
@@ -1195,6 +1192,23 @@ void writeback_inodes_sb(struct super_block *sb)
 EXPORT_SYMBOL(writeback_inodes_sb);
 
 /**
+ * writeback_inodes_sb_if_idle -       start writeback if none underway
+ * @sb: the superblock
+ *
+ * Invoke writeback_inodes_sb if no writeback is currently underway.
+ * Returns 1 if writeback was started, 0 if not.
+ */
+int writeback_inodes_sb_if_idle(struct super_block *sb)
+{
+       if (!writeback_in_progress(sb->s_bdi)) {
+               writeback_inodes_sb(sb);
+               return 1;
+       } else
+               return 0;
+}
+EXPORT_SYMBOL(writeback_inodes_sb_if_idle);
+
+/**
  * sync_inodes_sb      -       sync sb inode pages
  * @sb: the superblock
  *