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#106 badblocks attempt to access beyond end of device

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Theodore Ts'o
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2012-11-28
2005-03-12
Acerola
No

When I run badblocks, I get 2-3 errors on the end of the
partition and messages like this appear on the system
log:

Mar 12 03:13:16 server1 kernel: attempt to access
beyond end of device
Mar 12 03:13:16 server1 kernel: 16:01: rw=0,
want=78124064, limit=78124063

I experienced this bug on RedHat Enterprise Linux 3 (1.
32) and on Fedora Core 1 (1.36). The error appeared on 2
or 3 blocks just before the last one on both the root and
swap partitions. No error on the boot partition.

On Fedora Core 3 (1.35) I didn't get this error, but unlike
the others it is running a software RAID.

Please, check the bug I submitted to RedHat for more
information:

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/beta/show_bug.cgi?
id=150934

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