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Re: ext3 and data=journal bug



Hi,

On Thu, 2003-05-01 at 08:18, Andrew Morton wrote:

> mke2fs and tune2fs will support up to 102,400 blocks (400M normally).
> 
> Try it.  Probably 400M will be best..

It will depend on the amount of memory available.  The filesystem can
pin about 1/4 of the journal in memory at any point in time.  Huge
journals are usually inappropriate on machines with limited memory (but
it sounds as if that's not a constraint here.)

Cheers,
 Stephen





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