Re: mke2fs /dev/loop0

From: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo (
Date: Wed Feb 28 2001 - 08:35:14 EST

Em Wed, Feb 28, 2001 at 04:07:03PM +0100, Holluby István escreveu:
> Hi!
> This command hangs my system. It works for a 100K file, but it hangs my
> system, if the file is 470M. It does not matter, if the disk is SCSI or
> ide.
> linux 2.4.2
> glibc-2.2.2
> gcc-
> e2fs-1.19
> With kernel 2.2.18, it works fine.

FAQ, try 2.4.2-acLATEST (now its ac6)
> ===============
> I also have some problem, with ncpfs. I am not quite sure, because I had to
> hack the source, to compile it, but the same hack works with 2.2.18.
> If you have anything to tell, please mail me. I am not on the list.

I'm interested if this is directly related to IPX, Petr is the guy for
NCPfs, can you please send us more details about this problem? Hangs? Data
corruption? what?

- Arnaldo
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