Partitions > 2GB?
mac at mars.zserv.tuwien.ac.at
Sat May 8 07:15:25 EST 1999
On Thu, 6 May 1999, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> Once upon a time, there was a bug in fdisk preventing it to work with disks
> larger than 2 GiB on PPC.
As far as I remember it, there also was a problem with the return value of
llseek in some versions of the glibc. As a consequence, mke2fs was unable
to make a filesystem larger than 2gbs.
Philipp Tomsich eMail: phil at ifs.tuwien.ac.at
Institute of Software Technology URL: http://www.ifs.tuwien.ac.at/
Vienna University of Technology
Resselgasse 3 / E188
A-1040 Wien, AUSTRIA
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