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NAME

       sync_mapping_buffers - write out and wait upon a mapping’s associated

SYNOPSIS

       int sync_mapping_buffers  (struct address_space * mapping);

ARGUMENTS

       mapping
              the mapping which wants those buffers written

DESCRIPTION

       Starts I/O against the buffers at mapping->private_list, and waits upon
       that I/O.

       Basically, this is a convenience function for fsync. mapping is a  file
       or  directory  which needs those buffers to be written for a successful
       fsync.

DESCRIPTION

       Starts I/O against the buffers at mapping->private_list, and waits upon
       that I/O.

       Basically,  this is a convenience function for fsync. mapping is a file
       or directory which needs those buffers to be written for  a  successful
       fsync.