Steve Lord <lord@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> OK, something is lying about the size of your device, it is coming in
> at 234870292 4K blocks. The data size check failed means it attempted to
> read the last block of the device and the read got an error.
> You could try
> mkfs -t xfs -f -d size=234870290b /dev/sdb1
Using a binary search, I found that the largest size that works is
> An strace -v output of the failure would also be useful
It's 72k, so I'll send it to you off list.
Also, fdisk says:
Disk /dev/sdb: 255 heads, 63 sectors, 116960 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 bytes
Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/sdb1 1 116960 939481168+ 83 Linux