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    SubjectRe: Linux v2.5.40 - and a feature freeze reminder
    On Tue, Oct 01, 2002 at 10:14:21PM +0100, Christoph Hellwig wrote:

    > What about the 64bit sector_t (aka >2TB blockdevice) patches. IMHO
    > they're a must-have for 2.6 (people already ask for backporting them
    > to 2.4..) and last time I check Peter had a BK tree with nicely
    > split changesets.

    Indeed. I *really* would like to see this.

    Consider a super-cheap IDE raid setup, 8x320GB drives for a single
    filesystem. This means the files-system starts are 2.1TB (raid5, more
    with raid0) and if you want to grow it...

    --cw (who has lots of DVDs to stream about the house)
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