[LTP] [PATCH 4/4] syscalls/fanotify15: verify fid for dirent events

Cyril Hrubis chrubis@suse.cz
Thu Apr 18 21:42:47 CEST 2019

> Don't know about that, but the fact is that mkfs.xfs refuses to format
> a device that has an existing filesystem on it without the -f flag.
> Does that ring a bell?

It does, but we clean up first 512kB of the block device prior to call
to mkfs.xfs exactly to avoid that.

> I think it may be because I upgraded xfsprogs to v4.20.

Quite likely.

> Maybe that's a mkfs.xfs bug.


Cyril Hrubis

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