Re: Updated 2.4 TODO List

From: Jens Axboe (
Date: Wed Oct 11 2000 - 17:39:52 EST

On Wed, Oct 11 2000, wrote:
> Date: Mon, 9 Oct 2000 16:24:24 +0100 (BST)
> From: Alan Cox <>
> > * FAT filesystem doesn't support 2kb sector sizes (did under 2.2.16,
> > doesn't under 2.4.0test7. Kazu Makashima, alan)
> [Same as the CDROM bug listed earlier I think]
> The bug report said that it was verified under both SCSI and ATAPI MO,
> and that uses a different driver than the SCSI CD-ROM code, I think....

Right, ide-cd are totally separate wrt file system issues. ide-cd works
just fine with < 2KB sector sizes.

> (Speaking of which, Jens Axboe said he was going to fix the SCSI-CDROM
> driver to work on filesystems less than 2k --- i.e. 1k ext2 filesystems,
> since this worked under 2.2. Has this gotten fixed yet?)

That he said, and no it's not fixed just yet. Haven't had time yet,
but it will be fixed Soon.

* Jens Axboe <>
* SuSE Labs
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