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    SubjectRe: [-mm patch] i386: enable 4k stacks by default
    On Sat, Apr 28, 2007 at 03:18:38PM -0600, Zan Lynx wrote:
    > On Sat, 2007-04-28 at 21:19 +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
    > > 4k stacks have become a well-tested feature used fore a long time in
    > > Fedora and even in RHEL 4.
    > So has anyone fixed the bugs involving ext3 and LVM snapshots on top of
    > DM mirror?

    I doubt it. Every time this comes up the problem of stacked I/O
    configuration being able to reliably blow the 4k stack limit comes
    up. Usually it's XFS that is blamed, but it seems ext3 and reiser
    can both suffer from the same problem. And now we can add things
    like unionfs/ecryptfs into the stack as well....


    Dave Chinner
    Principal Engineer
    SGI Australian Software Group
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