[v4,6/9] file-posix: Support BDRV_REQ_ZERO_WRITE for truncate
diff mbox series

Message ID 20200420133214.28921-7-kwolf@redhat.com
State New
Headers show
Series
  • block: Fix resize (extending) of short overlays
Related show

Commit Message

Kevin Wolf April 20, 2020, 1:32 p.m. UTC
For regular files, we always get BDRV_REQ_ZERO_WRITE behaviour from the
OS, so we can advertise the flag and just ignore it.

Signed-off-by: Kevin Wolf <kwolf@redhat.com>
---
 block/file-posix.c | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

Comments

Alberto Garcia April 20, 2020, 2:05 p.m. UTC | #1
On Mon 20 Apr 2020 03:32:11 PM CEST, Kevin Wolf wrote:
> For regular files, we always get BDRV_REQ_ZERO_WRITE behaviour from the
> OS, so we can advertise the flag and just ignore it.
>
> Signed-off-by: Kevin Wolf <kwolf@redhat.com>

Reviewed-by: Alberto Garcia <berto@igalia.com>

Berto
Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy April 21, 2020, 10:56 a.m. UTC | #2
20.04.2020 16:32, Kevin Wolf wrote:
> For regular files, we always get BDRV_REQ_ZERO_WRITE behaviour from the
> OS, so we can advertise the flag and just ignore it.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Kevin Wolf<kwolf@redhat.com>

Reviewed-by: Vladimir Sementsov-Ogievskiy <vsementsov@virtuozzo.com>

Patch
diff mbox series

diff --git a/block/file-posix.c b/block/file-posix.c
index 53f475ed61..1dca220a81 100644
--- a/block/file-posix.c
+++ b/block/file-posix.c
@@ -702,6 +702,10 @@  static int raw_open_common(BlockDriverState *bs, QDict *options,
 #endif
 
     bs->supported_zero_flags = BDRV_REQ_MAY_UNMAP | BDRV_REQ_NO_FALLBACK;
+    if (S_ISREG(st.st_mode)) {
+        /* When extending regular files, we get zeros from the OS */
+        bs->supported_truncate_flags = BDRV_REQ_ZERO_WRITE;
+    }
     ret = 0;
 fail:
     if (filename && (bdrv_flags & BDRV_O_TEMPORARY)) {