XFS free space accounting for read only filesystems not updated during log recovery on RHEL

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  • Boot partition free space is disappearing over time


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
    • kernel-3.10.0-1160.11.1.el7 (other kernels are also effected)
    • dracut-fips-033-564.el7.x86_64
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
    • dracut-fips

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