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From: "Frantisek Rysanek" <Frantisek.Rysanek@post.cz>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: block layer / FS question: x86_32bit with LBD, 20 TB RAID volume => funny issues
Date: Fri, 07 Mar 2008 11:48:10 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <47D12B7A.29851.BA771AB4@localhost> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87hcfig9tr.fsf@basil.nowhere.org>

On 7 Mar 2008 at 10:30, Andi Kleen wrote:
[...snip...]
> BTW your problems mostly sound like driver issues. Some drivers 
> (and some controller firmwares) have problems with large block numbers
> 
thanks for that hint, I'll investigate that too.

The HBA is a Qlogic QLA-2460. Based on some past experience with 
other brands of FC HBA's, I tend to swear on Qlogic as the reference 
implementation of FC hardware.

The driver I've tried so far is the vanilla version in 2.6.22.6 and 
2.6.24.2. The firmware that I load at runtime is something I've 
downloaded from Qlogic web maybe four months ago... time to update my 
firmware :-)

Frank Rysanek

  reply	other threads:[~2008-03-07 10:41 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-03-06 21:25 Frantisek Rysanek
     [not found] ` <75b66ecd0803061905n5c06663cv2b75659917461199@mail.gmail.com>
2008-03-07  6:10   ` Frantisek Rysanek
2008-03-07  9:30     ` Andi Kleen
2008-03-07 10:48       ` Frantisek Rysanek [this message]
2008-03-09  4:26     ` Lee Revell
2008-03-09 22:05 ` David Chinner
2008-03-10  4:32   ` Frantisek Rysanek
2008-03-10  9:13 Frantisek Rysanek
2008-03-13 10:14 Frantisek Rysanek

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