[Samba] Problem with Share Size

Marcello Romani mromani at ottotecnica.com
Fri Feb 16 17:30:14 GMT 2007

Jeremy Allison ha scritto:
> On Fri, Feb 16, 2007 at 05:45:56PM +0100, Antoine Rocher wrote:
>> Hi again,
>> I found the problem (sorry message is in french) :
>> mke2fs -j -b 4096 -n /dev/sdc1 
>> mke2fs 1.40-WIP (14-Nov-2006) 
>> mke2fs: Système de fichiers trop grand. Pas plus de 2^31-1 blocs (8TO pour 
>>          une taille de blocs de 4K) ne sont actuellement supportés. 
>> No more than 2^31-1 blocks in a ext3fs, 8Tb for a 4K block size ... And my disk has a little more.
> Great - thanks for the info. You might want to try
> xfs instead on this system - I think the limits on
> xfs are better.
> Jeremy.

Wikipedia reports a maximum volume size of 16TiB for reiser3


Marcello Romani
Responsabile IT
Ottotecnica s.r.l.

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