ext4 - scsi: storvsc: avoid usage of WRITE_SAME

Eric Sandeen sandeen at redhat.com
Wed May 8 14:38:41 UTC 2013

On 5/8/13 9:30 AM, Mario Ceresa wrote:
> Thanks Eric, I'll upgrade to 3.9 then.
> Do you know if there is an easy way to know when a kernel patch goes upstream?

You can search in the git tree:

[root at host linux-2.6]# git log --pretty=oneline | grep "storvsc: avoid usage"
3e8f4f4065901c8dfc51407e1984495e1748c090 [SCSI] storvsc: avoid usage of WRITE_SAME
[root at host linux-2.6]# git describe --contains 3e8f4f4065901c8dfc51407e1984495e1748c090


> Mario
> On 8 May 2013 16:28, Eric Sandeen <sandeen at redhat.com> wrote:
>> On 5/8/13 9:21 AM, Mario Ceresa wrote:
>>> Dear all,
>>> When accessing a VHDX disc with a f18 VM (hyperv) with kernel
>>> 3.8.8-202 x86_64 I have tons of errors like:
>>> Add. Sense: No additional sense information
>>> hv_storvsc vmbus_0_12: cmd 0x41 scsi status 0x2 srb status 0x6
>>> I believe it is related to WRITE_SAME don't implemented in win2012
>>> server. It seems that this patch could make the trick:
>>> https://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/2172871/
>>> But how could I check if I have it in my kernel or not?
>> It went upstream in v3.9-rc1 so if you have that or later, you have it.
>> -Eric
>>> Of course, I can be completely wrong. If you have any other ideas,
>>> please share :)
>>> Thanks for any help,
>>> Mario

More information about the devel mailing list