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SubjectRe: mke2fs (and mkreiserfs) core dumps
On Mar 13, 2002  12:31 -0800, David Rees wrote:
> I've got an interesting situation here where mke2fs and mkreiserfs core dump
> with the message: File size limit exceeded (core dumped)

This is a ulimit bug caused by the kernel and libc 2.1. If you log into
the system as root at the console (no su) it should work.

> The kernel is 2.4.18-rc4 + Trond's NFS_ALL patch.

I thought that the fix for this was in the 2.4.18 kernel, but I guess

Cheers, Andreas
Andreas Dilger \ "If a man ate a pound of pasta and a pound of antipasto,
\ would they cancel out, leaving him still hungry?" -- Dogbert

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