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Re: inode limit ?



Hi,

On Thu, Oct 25, 2001 at 12:49:37PM -0400, Bryan-TheBS-Smith wrote:

> I was under the impression that on Ext2 (and Ext3), inodes were
> pre-allocated?  And you must specify additional inodes as
> mkfs-time???

Correct.

> I assume any /proc/sys/fs/max-inodes value may be the maximum number
> the kernel could handle over all filesystems period???

/proc/sys/fs/max-inodes limits the number of active inodes open in the
kernel at once, not the number on disk.

Cheers,
 Stephen





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