Re: Large-FAT32-Filesystem Bug

From: Måns Rullgård
Date: Fri Dec 05 2003 - 19:46:20 EST

Andreas Schwab <schwab@xxxxxxx> writes:

>>>> No problem. I put this patch together quite a while ago for
>>>> my own use and never got around to sending it in. It removes
>>>> a number of artificial fat32 limits, and allows files up to 4GB,
>>> Why only 4gb?
>> That's what the 32 in fat32 means.
> No, it doesn't. It's about the number of bits in a cluster number, thus
> the size of the filesystem. And that 32 is actually 28.

OK, my mistake, but there is a 32 as in file size, right?

Måns Rullgård

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