make_bad_inode (9) - Linux Man Pages

make_bad_inode: mark an inode bad due to an I/O error

NAME

make_bad_inode - mark an inode bad due to an I/O error

SYNOPSIS

void make_bad_inode(struct inode inode);

ARGUMENTS

inode

Inode to mark bad

DESCRIPTION

When an inode cannot be read due to a media or remote network failure this function makes the inode "bad" and causes I/O operations on it to fail from this point on.

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