Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Solaris vxfs verify large file support

how to verify and enable largefile support on a vxfs filesystem

Description

To verify if largefile support is enabled on a VXFS filesystem:

# fsadm -F vxfs /dir_name

If you need to enable largefile support:

# fsadm -F vxfs -o largefiles /dir_name

Example

fsadm -F vxfs /dir_name; fsadm -F vxfs -o largefiles /dir_name