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Re: File locking for large file systems



Hi,

On Mon, 2003-11-17 at 21:34, amitm atvideo com wrote:
>  What is the status of file locking support for large file system in ext3 ?

It's not done by the filesystem but by the core kernel, and 64-bit file
offsets are fully supported there as long as you're using the 64-bit
fcntl syscall.  That should happen transparently if you're using a
recent glibc and have requested a 64-bit off_t.

--Stephen




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