Bug 140933

Summary: losetup doesn't support offsets greater than 2GB
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Luciano Rocha <lfrocha+rhbugzilla>
Component: util-linuxAssignee: Elliot Lee <sopwith>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Ben Levenson <benl>
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Fixed In Version: 2.12a-19 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Luciano Rocha 2004-11-26 16:36:07 UTC
Description of problem:
The losetup util doesn't support offsets greater than 2GB. It reports the setted offset to
exactly 2^31-1

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rpm -qf /sbin/losetup util-linux-2.12a-16

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. losetup -o 20737457152 /dev/loop4 img
2. losetup /dev/loop4

Actual results:
/dev/loop4: [fd02]:147457 (void.img), offset 2147483647
Expected results:
correct offset

Additional info:

Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2004-12-01 22:42:41 UTC
Yea, you're right. It'll be fixed for future releases.