mke2fs.8: Fix the documentation of maximum journal size

Submitted by Surbhi Palande on Aug. 31, 2011, 1:35 p.m.

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Message ID 1314797757-12604-1-git-send-email-csurbhi@gmail.com
State Accepted, archived
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Surbhi Palande Aug. 31, 2011, 1:35 p.m.
Fix the max journal size in mke2fs man page.

Signed-off-by: Surbhi Palande <csurbhi@gmail.com>
---
 misc/mke2fs.8.in |    3 ++-
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

Comments

Theodore Ts'o Sept. 16, 2011, 3:35 a.m.
On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 04:35:57PM +0300, Surbhi Palande wrote:
> Fix the max journal size in mke2fs man page.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Surbhi Palande <csurbhi@gmail.com>

Applied to the maint branch, thanks.

					- Ted
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diff --git a/misc/mke2fs.8.in b/misc/mke2fs.8.in
index 6901497..4cd40e4 100644
--- a/misc/mke2fs.8.in
+++ b/misc/mke2fs.8.in
@@ -345,7 +345,8 @@  Create an internal journal (i.e., stored inside the filesystem) of size
 megabytes.
 The size of the journal must be at least 1024 filesystem blocks
 (i.e., 1MB if using 1k blocks, 4MB if using 4k blocks, etc.)
-and may be no more than 102,400 filesystem blocks.
+and may be no more than 10240000 filesystem blocks or half the total
+file system size (which ever is smaller)
 @JDEV@.TP
 @JDEV@.BI device= external-journal
 @JDEV@Attach the filesystem to the journal block device located on