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SubjectRe: 2.2.0 reporting errors for nonexistent partitions?
> Feb  2 11:13:21 mail1 kernel: scsidisk I/O error: dev 08:12, sector 588360
> Device 8:12 seems to be /dev/sda12, but I don't have such a partition!

how about a /dev/sdb2? The numbers are reported in hexidecimal.

(from fs/devices.c:
char * kdevname(kdev_t dev)
static char buffer[32];
sprintf(buffer, "%02x:%02x", MAJOR(dev), MINOR(dev));
return buffer;
Daniel Drown <>

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