[lkml]   [1998]   [Jun]   [10]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: OFFTOPIC: e2fsprogs and +2Gb partitions
    Followup to:  <>
    By author: German Jose Gomez Garcia <>
    In newsgroup:
    > Well, I write to this list because I don't know where to write about it,
    > as it seems than the original e2fsprogs developers have abandoned it, so
    > the question is:
    > Is anybody currently working on it?, I had horrible problems with
    > partitions bigger than 2Gbytes, and the problem seem to be with the
    > e2fsprogs and not with the kernel. Somebody told me about a beta version
    > that solves these problems, but I wasn't able to find it. Any info would
    > be very appreciated.

    This problem has been solved for well over three years. Any e2fsprogs
    1.0 or later should be 2GB-clean, *unless* your libc is ancient
    (pre-libc5) and doesn't contain llseek().


    PGP: 2047/2A960705 BA 03 D3 2C 14 A8 A8 BD 1E DF FE 69 EE 35 BD 74
    See for web page and full PGP public key
    I am Bahá'í -- ask me about it or see
    "To love another person is to see the face of God." -- Les Misérables

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to

     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:43    [W:0.021 / U:5.292 seconds]
    ©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site