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    SubjectRe: what is our answer to ZFS?
    Jeff V. Merkey wrote:
    > Bernd Eckenfels wrote:
    >
    >> In article <200511211252.04217.rob@landley.net> you wrote:
    >>
    >>
    >>> I believe that on 64 bit platforms, Linux has a 64 bit clean VFS.
    >>> Python says 2**64 is 18446744073709551616, and that's roughly:
    >>> 18,446,744,073,709,551,616 bytes
    >>> 18,446,744,073,709 megs
    >>> 18,446,744,073 gigs
    >>> 18,446,744 terabytes
    >>> 18,446 ... what are those, pedabytes (petabytes?)
    >>> 18 zetabytes
    >>>
    > There you go. I deal with this a lot so, those are the names.
    >
    > Linux is currently limited to 16 TB per VFS mount point, it's all mute,
    > unless VFS gets fixed.
    > mmap won't go above this at present.
    >
    What does "it's all mute" mean?

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