> We currently has a bunch of problems with type conflicts between
> XFS and Linux. Also, there are problems getting big files ( > 2^32 ) to
> work correctly. This is being address. Internally, we call this the LFS
> work since it requires having the LFS patch (which I think is now all ther
> in 2.3.99pre2).
> The Volume management work is separate from the LFS (Large File Support) work.
I did not realize it stood for Large File Support, when I see LFS I think
Log-structured File System, which gave me cause for pause.
> Have you tried running McVoy's lmbench?
> How did it crash?
The system locks up and does not respond even to Ctrl-Alt-Del when running the
file system latency portion.
I will narrow it down to a specific operation.