Subject: Re: msdos fs with win 95 long filenames -> panic
To: Wolfgang Solfrank <>
From: Chris G Demetriou <>
List: port-i386
Date: 09/06/1996 11:34:03
> Your msdosfs partition is probably larger than 1 GB. Anyway, the cluster
> size of your msdosfs partition is 32 kB (it has to be that large for partitions
> larger than 1 GB). Unfortunately, NetBSD currently supports only cluster sizes
> up to 16 kB. The limiting factor is the (port-independent, anyone no why this
> is in the generic code?) definition of MAXBSIZE as 16384.

it used to be defined to be MAXPHYS (rather than 16k), and MAXPHYS
_is_ machine-dependent parameter.