System crash during mke2fs

Carlo Wood carlo at
Fri Oct 24 17:42:27 UTC 2008

On Fri, Oct 24, 2008 at 06:54:40AM -0400, Theodore Tso wrote:
> probably caued by the double /dev/loop configuration.  What version of
> the kernel are you using?

It's running 2.6.18-6-686

We rebooted the machine and nothing seemed corrupted
or wrong, except the virtual machine file; had to
take another 7 hours to recreate that (it's a vmware thing).

Carlo Wood <carlo at>

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