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Date:	Tue, 7 Sep 2010 16:07:55 +0300
From:	"Amir G." <>
To:	Andreas Dilger <>
Cc:	"Ted Ts'o" <>,
	ext4 development <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] allow internal journal size 2GB or larger

On Thu, Aug 5, 2010 at 10:26 PM, Andreas Dilger
<> wrote:
> The current libext2fs and e2fsck code does not handle an internal journal inode size larger than 2GB because of 32-bit overflow.

I was surprised to see this problem description, since I have been
using a 3GB journal with Next3 for a while and never observed this
problem reported by fsck.
Finally, I realized that the problem only happens when the journal
inode size is larger than 4GB.

Other than that, patch looks fine to me :-)

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