Subject: Re: Warning about mount "old" ffs
To: Rui-Xiang Guo <>
From: Luke Mewburn <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/04/2002 22:35:24
On Fri, Jan 04, 2002 at 07:24:43PM +0800, Rui-Xiang Guo wrote:
  | Hi, all
  | I rebuild my system into 1.5ZA. When I tried to mount the
  | ffs partition which be newfs at 1.5(I newfs it before),
  | I got such message:
  | Warning: Block size restricts cylinders per group to 98.
  | What does it mean? How to fixed it?

Are you mounting an mfs partition (e.g, as /tmp)?  If so, that warning
is actually from mount_mfs(8) creating /tmp, not mount_ffs(8) mounting
your ffs file systems.  The warning in mount_mfs(8) has been removed in
newfs/mkfs.c revision 1.59, which I committed on 2001/12/31.