Subject: Re: large inode numbers
To: David Laight <>
From: Daniel Carosone <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/17/2003 11:26:08
> OTOH do we guarantee unique inode numbers for all filesystems?
> IIRC union mounts done generate unique numbers - and mkisofs can get confused.

Oh dear. If true, mkisofs won't be the only thing to be confused.
rsync and tar spring immediately to mind.