Subject: Re: LFS partition limitations
To: Tracy J. Di Marco White <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/03/2000 18:00:45
On Tue, Oct 03, 2000 at 10:55:14AM -0500, Tracy J. Di Marco White wrote:
> Done.  I think I'm going to end up having FFS on this partition, as I
> need to get it into normal service as soon as possible (within a week
> at most), but I do appreciate your help.
> I just hope the machine never crashes, fsck will take a while.

If it's for something sensible I would'nt recomment LFS yet - I can still
make the kernel panic, although I admit the tests I run is not normal use :)

I have a NFS server (NetBSD/alpha) with a 85G filesystem, fsck takes about

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.