File system checking on ext3 after a system crash

Andreas Dilger adilger at
Mon Apr 9 21:30:24 UTC 2007

On Apr 09, 2007  16:15 -0400, Theodore Tso wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 09, 2007 at 01:53:50PM -0600, Andreas Dilger wrote:
> > It won't work for very large filesystems, because e2image doesn't use
> > O_LARGEFILE (i.e. image cannot be > 2GB in size).
> e2image uses open64, so it should work with just fine on large
> filesystems.

Hmm, I've had a few complaints about this before, so I guess I need to do
some more investigation.

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

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