ext3 limits?

Juri Haberland juri at koschikode.com
Thu May 1 12:27:54 UTC 2008

Christian Kujau wrote:
> On Tue, April 29, 2008 16:58, Eric Sandeen wrote:
>> Actually as of 2.6.18 (or is it .19...), ext3 kernel code should support
>> the full 16T, at least in terms of being able to address that many blocks
>> w/o corruption.  I did a fair amount of work in that time frame to root
>> out all the sign overflows etc to allow ext3 to get to 16T.

> Then someone should either update the FAQ or better yet put the FAQ on
> e2fsprogs.sf.net (or wherever the Ext2 homepage resides).

I'll update the FAQ as soon as possible.


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