[lkml]   [2001]   [Nov]   [13]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: Partitioning wierdness with 2048-byte sectors
> I was just trying out 2.4.15-pre4 and noticed that I am
> completely unable to create partitions on my magneto optical
> drives (2048 byte hardware sectors). Using fdisk to (try to)
> create a single partition uttery fails. dmesg shows:
> ll_rw_block: device 08:10: only 2048-char blocks implemented (1024)
> sd.c:Bad block number requested I/O error: dev 08:10, sector 0

Looks like either Andrea's block device in page cache or the updated
partition code broke stuff.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:13    [W:1.720 / U:0.008 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site