Commit 7eb4969e authored by Jan Kara's avatar Jan Kara

ext3: Truncate allocated blocks if direct IO write fails to update i_size

We have to truncate blocks allocated to file during direct IO when we
fail to update i_size properly.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJan Kara <>
parent ab94c39b
......@@ -1785,8 +1785,9 @@ retry:
handle = ext3_journal_start(inode, 2);
if (IS_ERR(handle)) {
/* This is really bad luck. We've written the data
* but cannot extend i_size. Bail out and pretend
* the write failed... */
* but cannot extend i_size. Truncate allocated blocks
* and pretend the write failed... */
ret = PTR_ERR(handle);
goto out;
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