Heads up: e2fsprogs-1.42-WIP-0702 pushed to rawhide

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Tue Oct 4 06:36:27 UTC 2011

On Mon, Oct 03, 2011 at 05:33:47PM -0500, Eric Sandeen wrote:
> On 10/3/11 5:13 PM, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> > At 100T it doesn't run out of memory, but the man behind the curtain
> > starts to show.  The underlying qcow2 file grows to several gigs and I
> > had to kill it.  I need to play with the lazy init features of ext4.

Actually this one isn't too bad once I let it run to the finish.  The
qcow2 file ends up just 7.8G.  I'll try mounting it etc later.

> Bleah.  Care to use xfs? ;)

Just playing with ext4 at the limits :-)


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