Re: 2GIG-file

From: Khimenko Victor (
Date: Tue Aug 01 2000 - 18:13:41 EST

In <> Alex Buell ( wrote:
> On Mon, 31 Jul 2000, Alan Cox wrote:

>> Indeed. Thats why there are 2.2 patches and 2.4test already zapped it.
>> I think the limit is now about 1Tb for a file and hit due to block
>> layer limits

> Any plans for the 2.2 patches to go into the offical 2.2.x kernel tree,
> Alan?

Why to ask question if you know answer ? Of course LFS will not go into the
official 2.2.x kernel tree. It's new feature (usally it's enough to rule out
inclusion in stable branch - think about USB, for example) and it touches a lot
of sensitive place in kernel.

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