Subject: Re: LFS partition limitations
To: Tracy Di Marco White <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/30/2000 14:38:28
On Sat, Sep 30, 2000 at 03:39:08AM -0500, Tracy Di Marco White wrote:
> I'm trying to newfs_lfs an 85GB partition, and I get an error about
> cannot write multiple summary blocks.  Is there a size limit on LFS
> partitions, or am I missing something completely?  (This is the
> first time I've really played with one.)

there shouldn't be any, but there may be a few integer overflow around.
I'm using a LFS on a 8G partition.
Could you post the exact messages ?

Manuel Bouyer <>