UBIFS volume corruption (bad node at LEB 0:0)

David Bergeron mho.linux-mtd at b2n.ca
Wed Jan 28 11:31:33 EST 2009

On 2009-01-26, at 4:18, Artem Bityutskiy wrote:
> we think we've fixed this bug. The reason was that when mounting RO,
> then re-mounting read-write, the orphan sub-system was not properly
> initialized. The fix is available at the ubifs-v2.6.28.git tree. I've
> back-ported all stable changes and fixes to the tree. You need this  
> fix:
> commit b3718eedf4ab91307f64a79ad8eb911ca401bd22
> Author: Adrian Hunter <ext-adrian.hunter at nokia.com>
> Date:   Mon Jan 26 10:55:40 2009 +0200
>    UBIFS: ensure orphan area head is initialized
>    When mounting read-only the orphan area head is
>    not initialized.  It must be initialized when
>    remounting read/write, but it was not.  This patch
>    fixes that.
>    [Artem: sorry, added comment tweaking noise]
>    Signed-off-by: Adrian Hunter <ext-adrian.hunter at nokia.com>
>    Signed-off-by: Artem Bityutskiy <Artem.Bityutskiy at nokia.com>
> Please, send us some feed-back about whether your problem has been
> solved.

Hi Artem,

I've patched my kernel with ubifs-v2.6.28.git and it seems to be  
working perfectly!

Thanks a lot to you and Adrian.

Best Regards,

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