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SubjectRe: large file support? (fwd)
   From: (Alan Cox)
Date: Mon, 18 Aug 1997 09:31:56 +0100 (BST)

> Indeed, but what about things such as inode numbers etc.?

Who says you need 64bit inode numbers for a large file
system. Nothing stops a 64bit fs with multi-terabyte files having
8bit inodes.

Size of individual files themselves is only one dimension of real
large file system support.

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