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patch ext4-convert-to-host-order-before-using-the-values.patch added to 2.6.27-stable tree

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gregkh@suse.de Dec. 3, 2008, 6:55 p.m. UTC
This is a note to let you know that we have just queued up the patch titled

    Subject: ext4: Convert to host order before using the values.

to the 2.6.27-stable tree.  Its filename is


A git repo of this tree can be found at 

From tytso@mit.edu  Wed Dec  3 10:43:46 2008
From: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Date: Sun, 16 Nov 2008 11:05:36 -0500
Subject: ext4: Convert to host order before using the values.
To: stable@kernel.org
Cc: Ext4 Developers List <linux-ext4@vger.kernel.org>, "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>, "Aneesh Kumar K.V" <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Message-ID: <1226851540-8032-17-git-send-email-tytso@mit.edu>

From: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>

(cherry picked from commit d94e99a64c3beece22dbfb2b335771a59184eb0a)

Use le16_to_cpu to read the s_reserved_gdt_blocks values
from super block.

Signed-off-by: Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@mit.edu>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@suse.de>

 fs/ext4/super.c |    5 ++---
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

Patches currently in stable-queue which might be from aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com are

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--- a/fs/ext4/super.c
+++ b/fs/ext4/super.c
@@ -1506,9 +1506,8 @@  static int ext4_fill_flex_info(struct su
 	/* We allocate both existing and potentially added groups */
 	flex_group_count = ((sbi->s_groups_count + groups_per_flex - 1) +
-			    ((sbi->s_es->s_reserved_gdt_blocks +1 ) <<
-			      EXT4_DESC_PER_BLOCK_BITS(sb))) /
-			   groups_per_flex;
+			((le16_to_cpu(sbi->s_es->s_reserved_gdt_blocks) + 1) <<
+			      EXT4_DESC_PER_BLOCK_BITS(sb))) / groups_per_flex;
 	sbi->s_flex_groups = kzalloc(flex_group_count *
 				     sizeof(struct flex_groups), GFP_KERNEL);
 	if (sbi->s_flex_groups == NULL) {