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    SubjectRe: VFS 64-bit clean
    Hi!

    > There has been general enthusiasm for a "new" filesystem, but not
    > necessarily consensus on what the new features should contain.
    >
    > For example, just to take the simplest example: when people say that
    > they want 64 bit support, do they mean:
    >
    > * support for sparse files greater than 2GB?
    > * support for files which contain greater than 2**42 bytes of
    > data

    This one would be sufficient.

    > * support for large files that can be mmap'ed, or just read?

    Reading is enough. Usually, noone tries to mmap such files. (I know,
    it gets a bit messy...)

    Pavel
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