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bug #19765: ext2fs: different behavior of an active translator and a translator started from a passive translator setting

Submitted by:  Thomas Schwinge <tschwinge>
Submitted on:  Tue 01 May 2007 09:30:06 AM UTC  
Category: Hurd ServersSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: None
Status: Works For MePrivacy: Public
Assigned to: NoneOriginator Name: 
Open/Closed: ClosedReproducibility: Every Time
Size (loc): NonePlanned Release: None
Effort: 0.00
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Thu 11 Feb 2016 08:46:53 PM UTC, comment #1:

teythoon@hurdbox /var/tmp % uname -a
GNU hurdbox 0.7 GNU-Mach 1.6-686-dbg/Hurd-0.7 i686-AT386 GNU
teythoon@hurdbox /var/tmp % dd of=trash.img bs=1M count=0 seek=50
0+0 records in
0+0 records out

  1. bytes copied, 0 s, Infinity B/s

teythoon@hurdbox /var/tmp % /sbin/mkfs.ext2 -F -b 4096 trash.img
mke2fs 1.42.13 (17-May-2015)
Creating filesystem with 12800 4k blocks and 12800 inodes

Allocating group tables: done
Writing inode tables: done
Writing superblocks and filesystem accounting information: done

teythoon@hurdbox /var/tmp % settrans -cp trash /hurd/ext2fs `pwd`/trash.img
teythoon@hurdbox /var/tmp % cd trash
teythoon@hurdbox /var/tmp/trash % ls

Justus Winter <teythoon>
Project Member
Tue 01 May 2007 09:30:06 AM UTC, original submission:

$ dd of=trash.img bs=1M count=0 seek=50
$ mkfs.ext2 -F -b 4096 trash.img
$ settrans -cp trash /hurd/ext2fs `pwd`/trash.img
$ cd trash
bash: cd: trash: Translator died

Console: ``ext2fs: [...]/trash.img: panic: get_hypermetadata: disk size (1753088 bytes) too small; superblock says we need 52428800''.


$ settrans -ca trash /hurd/ext2fs `pwd`/trash.img
$ ls trash/

... works.

Thomas Schwinge <tschwinge>
Project Administrator


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