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    SubjectRe: 1GB limit - new filesystem or ext3?
    Theodore Y. Ts'o wrote:
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    > mainline kernel (although perhaps not in time for 2.2).
    >
    > If people want to help out, I could use some well-written, B-tree
    > mangement routines that can handle insertions, deletions, splits,
    > etc. in a multiprocessing environment.
    >
    It is worth looking at the HFS (Macintosh) file system. HFS is
    using B-trees for laying both file data extents and directory
    structure. I not not think the B-tree code from HFS can be used as
    is, but it can be a convenient starting point.

    Itai
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    Itai Nahshon nahshon@actcom.co.il
    Also nahshon@vnet.ibm.com


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