Hi - this is not really the forum for XLV on IRIX
issues. However, I'll send your note to our support
> -----Original Message-----
> From: jansen [mailto:jansen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Friday, May 05, 2000 9:16 AM
> To: linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: IRIX xfs code?
> This is pretty much unrelated to linux-xfs (sorry!) but I'd really
> like to have a look at the IRIX versions of some of the xfs code,
> in particular the sim stuff, especially libdisk.c. It looks like
> this file may have either been rewritten for linux or cleaned of
> IRIX specific code. I could easily be wrong, of course.
> I'm trying to figure out why our Origin refuses to mkfs_xfs any newly
> created XLV volumes (xlv_make creates them without error and they
> assemble OK). mkfs_xfs always complains with something like:
> mkfs_xfs: attempt to use partition that is already in use
> mkfs_xfs: devname seq owner state
> mkfs_xfs: /dev/rdsk/dks3d2s7 1 xlv already in use
> I do have three XLV volumes on this machine that work without
> I can also not mount XLV volumes created on other machines (after
> changing the xlv hostname). It gives the same error. I know
> that these partitions are not in use.
> Sorry for posting this here but I posted to USENET, sent email to
> my Varsity support person and tried everything I can think of to
> fix this problem without success.
> ------- Stephan