[CentOS] File Size

Centos centos at unixplanet.biz
Wed Jul 25 13:40:55 UTC 2007

Thank you Jim,

How can I find the current block size and file system type ?

Jim Perrin wrote:
> On 7/25/07, Centos <centos at unixplanet.biz> wrote:
>> What is the largest file size that can be created on Linux ?
>> is there any limitation ?
> This depends on several things, including the architecture (x86_64 vs
> x86) and the blocksize used for the filesystem.
> For ext3, it breaks out like this ->
> Block size     Max file size     Max filesystem size
> 1KiB               16GiB         2TiB
> 2KiB               256GiB        8TiB
> 4KiB               2 TiB          16TiB
> 8KiB              16TiB                 32TiB

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