Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.
hi lars, Lars Ellenberg wrote: > you need _exactly_ 128 MiB _per_ _index_ . > which, btw, also means that this form of fixed size external meta data > limits usable device size to slightly less than 4TiB. > > so if you plan to use /dev/whatever only, > /dev/whatever needs to be at least 128 MiB. > if you plan to use /dev/whatever, .... /dev/whatever, > then it needs to be at least 16*128 MiB == 2 GiB. thanks for straighting things out. cheers, raoul -- ____________________________________________________________________ DI (FH) Raoul Bhatia M.Sc. email. r.bhatia at ipax.at Technischer Leiter IPAX - Aloy Bhatia Hava OEG web. http://www.ipax.at Barawitzkagasse 10/2/2/11 email. office at ipax.at 1190 Wien tel. +43 1 3670030 FN 277995t HG Wien fax. +43 1 3670030 15 ____________________________________________________________________