file roo large !!

Matthias Buelow mkb at
Mon Jan 10 15:04:24 PST 2005

Malcolm Kay wrote:

> Is it really possible to have a ext3fs mount under FBSD 5.3? I know you
> can mount an ext2fs file system and an existing linux ext3fs will probably 
> mount successfully (without journaling) as an ext2fs; but is this what are 
> you trying to do?

I've last mounted ext2 on 5.2.1 (it was probably considered broken then 
since the module was excluded from the kernel build and had to be 
uncommented explicitly in the Makefile) and encountered a 2gb file size 
limit.  Perhaps this problem isn't completely resolved yet?


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