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Tue Jun 4 12:17:20 MDT 2013

$ dd if=/dev/zero of=testfile bs=16k count=134217728
dd: writing `testfile': File too large
131072+0 records in
131071+0 records out
$ ls -l
-rw-rw-r--    1 aknudsen aknudsen 2147483647 Nov 17 16:04 testfile

As you can see, ext2 fs stops after reaching 2gb.

I may try updating my RH7 kernel to the redhat "enterprise" 2.2.17 
version of the kernel. It is supposed to support LFS. But will it 
work? We shall see...

...there's *got* to be other folks using linux that need LFS, no? :)

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