FW: ResierFS limit on number of directories in a directory?

Ragnar Kjørstad dell at ragnark.vestdata.no
Fri Oct 29 16:11:32 CDT 2004

On Fri, Oct 29, 2004 at 01:42:07PM -0500, Montz, James C. (James Tower) wrote:
> I'm trying to determine the maximum number of directories allowed under
> ext3
> Days of googling have turned up little.
> I believe we have reached this limit in a flat file system on ext3
> (32,000?)
> Does anyone know what this limitation is in ReiserFS, or perhaps another
> ES3 compatible FS?

There should be no limit on the number of subdirectories in reiserfs. 
(except for available diskspace)

Ragnar Kjørstad
Software Engineer
Scali - http://www.scali.com
High Performance Clustering

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