Re: [Ext2-devel] [PATCH] fix ext3 mounts at 16T

From: Eric Sandeen
Date: Mon Aug 14 2006 - 19:00:21 EST

Andrew Morton wrote:
On Fri, 11 Aug 2006 17:13:14 -0500
Eric Sandeen <esandeen@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

(a similar patch could be done for ext2; does anyone in their right mind use ext2 at 16T?

well, a bug's a bug. People might want to ue 16TB ext2 for comparative
performance testing, or because they get their jollies from running fsck or

ext2 and ext3 have seemingly already diverged a bit, but I suppose no reason to let it go further.

I'll send an ext2 patch doing the same thing if that's warranted)

please, when you have nothing better to do ;)

Will do :)

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