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Re: inode64 mount option added after data exists

To: Ivan.Novick@xxxxxxx
Subject: Re: inode64 mount option added after data exists
From: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 14 Dec 2010 15:43:55 +1100
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <C92BDD2E.1C75%ivan.novick@xxxxxxx>
References: <C92BDD2E.1C75%ivan.novick@xxxxxxx>
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.20 (2009-06-14)
On Mon, Dec 13, 2010 at 05:24:46PM -0500, Ivan.Novick@xxxxxxx wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
> Quick question about the inode64 mount option.
> 
> Is it safe to add this mount option to a file system that was
> already created and wrote lots of data without it.

Yes.

> Will it still work as intended in this case (use 64 bit inodes)?

Yes, for newly created inodes and data.

Cheers,

Dave.
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Dave Chinner
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