On Tue, 2007-01-02 at 07:38 -0500, Mauricio Tavares wrote:
> Easy newbie question: which filesystem can I use that allows me to have
> a 6TB partition (centos 4.4 on a 64bit dual xeon box)? I have this 6TB
> hardware raid5 beast I want to mount as a single partition. So, I tried
> to do mkfs.ext3 -b 4096 /dev/sda1 but the array is being shown to have
> only 133GB:
ext3 on an i386 system should be able to cope with partitions up to
16TB. Your problem is probably with df.
The only other fs I'd recommend is jfs, but I've found it rather slow at
times. XFS has some troubles with power failures; ext4 is too new to
trust and reiser is, um, reiser...
Edward Allcutt <[log in to unmask]>