Re: [PATCH] xfstests 235: do smaller test IO

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

On Mon, Mar 26, 2012 at 02:30:33PM -0500, Eric Sandeen wrote:
> Test 235 fails on ext2/ext3 with 1024 fs block size because a
> 16k write uses an extra metadata block.  If we do a smaller write
> this won't happen.
.....
>  
> -$XFS_IO_PROG -F -c 'pwrite 0 16k' -c 'fsync' \
> +$XFS_IO_PROG -F -c 'pwrite 0 8k' -c 'fsync' \

So now it fails only on 512 byte block size filesystems?

Perhaps rather than an exact match, a "within_tolerance" match could
be done on the relevant fields?

i.e something like:

blksused=`{requota cmd} | awk '/fsgqa/ { print $3 }'`
_within_tolerance "blocks used" $blksused 16 1

If you wanted to get really fancy, the tolerance could be set
depending on filesystem type and block size, but I don't think that
is really necessary....

Cheers,

Dave.
-- 
Dave Chinner
david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx

_______________________________________________
xfs mailing list
xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
http://oss.sgi.com/mailman/listinfo/xfs


[Linux USB Devel]     [Video for Linux]     [Linux Audio Users]     [Photo]     [Yosemite News]    [Yosemite Photos]    [Free Online Dating]     [Linux Kernel]     [Linux SCSI]     [XFree86]

Add to Google Powered by Linux