OCFS2 errors in message log when deleting files (Doc ID 469761.1)

Last updated on MAY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Linux Kernel - Version: 2.6
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

Whilst deleting files various error messages appear in /var/log/messages:

ocfs2_delete_inode:847 ERROR: status = -17
ocfs2_query_inode_wipe:734 ERROR: Inode 10172855 (on-disk 10172855) not orphaned! Disk flags 0x1, inode flags 0x80

Attempting to list some files that didn't get deleted gets "permission denied" 

Cause

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