Subject: Re: problems with newfs on sparc during instal:x
To: Volker A. Brandt <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-install
Date: 11/28/2005 22:15:30
On Mon, Nov 28, 2005 at 05:33:20PM +0100, Volker A. Brandt wrote:
> # newfs -O 2 -b  8192 -f 1024 /dev/rsd0f
> newfs: maximum file system size on `/dev/rsd0f' is 1048572 sectors

Hum... that can't easily fail.
The kernel must be returning incorrect values somewhere!

Possibly the size being returned by fstat()


David Laight: