[Linux-cluster] GFS 2Tb limit

Stephen Willey stephen.willey at framestore-cfc.com
Fri Sep 3 14:22:35 UTC 2004

Ken Preslan wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 02, 2004 at 01:05:50PM -0700, Joel Becker wrote:
>>On Thu, Sep 02, 2004 at 01:49:37PM -0500, Ken Preslan wrote:
>>>The first ioctl() below is supposed to be BLKGETSIZE64, but the ioctl
>>>number is wrong and the ioctl fails.  So, iddev tries BLKGETSIZE, which
>>>can't encode the device size in a long and returns EFBIG.
>>	Why on earth isn't it using lseek64() for this?
>>	uint64_t size = lseek64(disk_fd, 0ULL, SEEK_END);
> Hehe.  Thanks for the pointer.

I've rebuild iddev and then gfs_mkfs and that's worked beautifully. 
Thanks a lot.

I'm having some problems actually mounting the thing now but I'll have 
to look at those on Monday.

Thanks again for all the help guys...


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