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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.