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Re: Truncated Filesystem

To: Joshua Baker-LePain <jlb17@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Truncated Filesystem
From: Benjamin Carr <bcarr@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 28 Sep 2007 22:15:18 -0400 (EDT)
Cc: "H. Peter Anvin" <hpa@xxxxxxxxx>, Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxxxxxx>, Justin Piszcz <jpiszcz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx, linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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> >> What kind of partition table is it?  MS-DOS partition tables have a 2 TB
> >> limit.
> Issue number one -- don't use fdisk, as it doesn't support devices that 
> big.  Use parted instead:

climate:~ benc$ sudo parted /dev/sdc check 1
Warning: Partition 1 is 2005GB, but the file system is 13TB.              

Yeah, that is a problem.

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