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Date:	Thu, 18 Aug 2011 01:50:48 +0700
From:	Ivan Shmakov <>
Subject: Re: a (documented) way to get the Ext2+ filesystem size?

>>>>> Ted Ts'o <> writes:
>>>>> On Tue, Aug 16, 2011 at 06:37:23PM +0700, Ivan Shmakov wrote:

 >> How do I get the Ext2+ filesystem size (in blocks)?

 > I assume you need the exact numbers, so you can't use statfs(2)?
 > What are you using it for?

	The intent is to process a filesystem image, not a mounted
	filesystem.  It's my understanding that I cannot use neither
	statfs(2) nor POSIX' statvfs(2) in this case.

	The code I've posted earlier is used in my e2dis [1–3] project.


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