Subject: Re: NetBSD2.0/sparc not ready for prime time?
To: Michael <email@example.com>
From: Pavel Cahyna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/25/2005 17:04:08
> >>Errm, 32 Bits for partition size in sectors gives 2TB ( 4G * 0.5KB if
> >>you use 512 byte sectors). Solaris had a limit of 2GB per file, but
> >>since 2.5 or so there's a mount option to support big files.
> >Heh, you are right. So was the previous post wrong, or is there really
> >partition size limit caused by something different?
> If there's a limit it's not 4GB:
> ~> uname -a
> NetBSD Macallan 2.99.16 NetBSD 2.99.16 (MACALLAN) #620: Thu Feb 24
> 14:15:39 EST 2005
> root@Macallan:/data/src/sys/arch/macppc/compile/MACALLAN macppc
Given that we were talking about Sun label and you have a mac (presumably
without a Sun - labeled disk), this is not too relevant :-)