GVirstor Label problem on -CURRENT

Eric Anderson anderson at freebsd.org
Thu Apr 26 14:26:12 UTC 2007

On 04/26/07 08:36, Ivan Voras wrote:
> Jason Hills wrote:
>> I know it is plenty new code. But I am getting a problem:
>> ./gvirstor label -v -s 2097152 myvol ad8s1d
>> Total virtual chunks: 524288 (4 MB each), 2097152 MB total virtual size.
>> Clearing metadata on ad3s1d.
>> Writing allocation table to ad3s1d... (4 MB, 1 chunks)
>> Tried to write 4194304, written 4294967295 (Operation not permitted)
>> Error writing out allocation map!
>> ad8s1d is unmounted; I tried newfs´ing it but the problem remains;
> A possible reason could be that the virstor map is larger than your 
> physical storage (I think I don't have a check for this in the code 
> [yet]). How large is ad3s1d?
> I'll notify you and the list when I modify the code.

Maybe he has another partition/slice used and GEOM debugflags needs to 
be set?


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