Re: "attempt to access beyond end of device" in 2.4.10ac10

From: Adrian Bunk (
Date: Wed Oct 10 2001 - 15:09:52 EST

On Wed, 10 Oct 2001, Mike Fedyk wrote:

> > I had a crash with 2.4.10-ac10 (the computer was totally frozen - I had to
> > push the reset button). I found the following in syslog:
> >
> >
> > Oct 10 19:03:05 r063144 kernel: attempt to access beyond end of device
> > Oct 10 19:03:05 r063144 kernel: 03:06: rw=0, want=2147449990, limit=1959898
> Did you try earlier kernels with success?

I didn't have this problem before - and I use 2.4(-ac) kernels since
2.4.0-test times.

> Are your partitions setup correctly?


> Which file system(s) was/were on this drive?

Several ext2 partitions are on the drive.

> Any idea what was happening at the time?


> Mike



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