[linux-lvm] LVM2: 16 terrabyte barrier?

Dan Stromberg strombrg at dcs.nac.uci.edu
Mon Oct 11 17:47:49 UTC 2004

Can LVM2, as shipped with say, FC2, RHEL 4 beta, or SuSe 9.1, break the
16 terrabyte barrier without patching?

(I believe that the linux 2.6.x pagecache has a 16 terrabyte limit?  If
true, then perhaps part of the question is "Does LVM2 go through the
page cache?")


Dan Stromberg DCS/NACS/UCI <strombrg at dcs.nac.uci.edu>

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