Diffstat (limited to 'fs/jffs2/dir.c')
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/fs/jffs2/dir.c b/fs/jffs2/dir.c
index d211b8e18566..30c4c9ebb693 100644
@@ -843,9 +843,14 @@ static int jffs2_rename (struct inode *old_dir_i, struct dentry *old_dentry,
pr_notice("%s(): Link succeeded, unlink failed (err %d). You now have a hard link\n",
- /* Might as well let the VFS know */
- d_instantiate(new_dentry, d_inode(old_dentry));
+ * We can't keep the target in dcache after that.
+ * For one thing, we can't afford dentry aliases for directories.
+ * For another, if there was a victim, we _can't_ set new inode
+ * for that sucker and we have to trigger mount eviction - the
+ * caller won't do it on its own since we are returning an error.
new_dir_i->i_mtime = new_dir_i->i_ctime = ITIME(now);