File and partition sizes

From: Iwan Sanders
Date: Thu Apr 28 2005 - 04:12:31 EST


I am examining the large file support in Linux. A couple of questions remained unanswered that's why I thought to
ask the experts ;-)

I was wondering what the current size limitation of a partition is and what kernel versions will allow files larger then
4 GB and why they do that.


Iwan Sanders

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