Subject: Re: mount_msdos failure with 200GB usb disk
To: Jason Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Laight <email@example.com>
Date: 08/12/2005 07:58:05
On Thu, Aug 11, 2005 at 11:12:56PM -0700, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> A better "good start" would be to simple handle 64-bit inode
> numbers. There are other file systems out there that have inode
> numbers that large.
Indeed, FFSv2 allows > 2^32 fragments, but only 2^32 inodes
For very large filesystems with > 2^32 fragments you need more inodes.
David Laight: firstname.lastname@example.org