bad inode number followed by ext3_abort and remount readonly

'Andreas Dilger' adilger at
Wed Jun 15 17:22:05 UTC 2005

On Jun 15, 2005  12:13 -0500, Joseph D. Wagner wrote:
> > The only other possible explanation I can imagine, beyond a
> > hardware problem
> Just off the top of my head, could the number be reaching its limit
> and rolling over somehow?

Seems unlikely, as it isn't very easy to create a filesystem that uses
4B inodes.  Would have to change a lot of config options to do that and
have a very large device.

Cheers, Andreas
Andreas Dilger
Principal Software Engineer
Cluster File Systems, Inc.

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