Re: çå: çå: çå: çå: çå: [PATCH] ext4: e2fsprogs: fix inode bitmap num not integer,incompatible for ancient android devices

From: Theodore Y. Ts'o
Date: Mon Jul 02 2018 - 08:17:05 EST

On Mon, Jul 02, 2018 at 09:34:28AM +0000, Gaoming (ming, consumer BG) wrote:
> I got it. You hate make_ext4fs, and me too.
> You don't like to merge this patch in upstream e2fsprogs to resolve the bug of make_ext4fs.
> Of course we will fix the bug on our ancient devices, we have to .
> If this problem fixed or this patch merges in latest e2fsprogs, we will backport the latest e2fsprogs.
> If not, we have no motivation to backport it.
> I don't know whether other android devices suffer this problem.

Can you be explicit and tell me how many Huawei devices uses a block
size of 1024? And can you help me understand *why* such a choice was made?

- Ted