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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2013-09-06 09:06:02 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2013-09-06 09:06:02 -0700
commitec0ad730802173ec17e942f4b652a1819b1025b2 (patch)
tree25020c312014f1028447f981b0014f90c36b158a /Documentation
parenteb97a784f02991cc3736d787511e788f32f0627f (diff)
parent97a2847d064e2fdd2e3cd4ff14cad2f377f0677a (diff)
Merge branch 'for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jack/linux-fs
Pull ext3, reiserfs, udf & isofs fixes from Jan Kara: "The contains a bunch of ext3 cleanups and minor improvements, major reiserfs locking changes which should hopefully fix deadlocks introduced by BKL removal, and udf/isofs changes to refuse mounting fs rw instead of mounting it ro automatically which makes eject button work as expected for all media (see the changelog for why userspace should be ok with this change)" * 'for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/jack/linux-fs: jbd: use a single printk for jbd_debug() reiserfs: locking, release lock around quota operations reiserfs: locking, handle nested locks properly reiserfs: locking, push write lock out of xattr code jbd: relocate assert after state lock in journal_commit_transaction() udf: Refuse RW mount of the filesystem instead of making it RO udf: Standardize return values in mount sequence isofs: Refuse RW mount of the filesystem instead of making it RO ext3: allow specifying external journal by pathname mount option jbd: remove unneeded semicolon
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diff --git a/Documentation/filesystems/ext3.txt b/Documentation/filesystems/ext3.txt
index 293855e95000..7ed0d17d6721 100644
--- a/Documentation/filesystems/ext3.txt
+++ b/Documentation/filesystems/ext3.txt
@@ -26,11 +26,12 @@ journal=inum When a journal already exists, this option is ignored.
Otherwise, it specifies the number of the inode which
will represent the ext3 file system's journal file.
journal_dev=devnum When the external journal device's major/minor numbers
- have changed, this option allows the user to specify
+ have changed, these options allow the user to specify
the new journal location. The journal device is
- identified through its new major/minor numbers encoded
- in devnum.
+ identified through either its new major/minor numbers
+ encoded in devnum, or via a path to the device.
norecovery Don't load the journal on mounting. Note that this forces
noload mount of inconsistent filesystem, which can lead to

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