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SubjectRe: nfsv3d wrong truncates over 4G
On Wed, Oct 25, 2000 at 10:49:52PM +0200, Trond Myklebust wrote:
> This should already be done IIRC. At least nfsd_open() always sets
> O_LARGEFILE.

Yes, that is just working right.

> we should be returning EOVERFLOW rather than EBIG.

Right.

2.4.0-test10-pre4 is also buggy because it doesn't check for O_LARGEFILE while
reading and writing (it should return EOVERFLOW from read and EBIG during
writes).

2.2.18pre17aa1 allows anybody to open a file larger than 2G (that seems not to
be completly in sync with the specs) but it has all the necessary runtime
checks during read/write. Just search for O_LARGEFILE in the lfs patch. That
needs to be forward ported to 2.4.x.

Andrea
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