Tue, 12 Feb 2002 11:10:27 -0500
On Tuesday 12 February 2002 10:34 am, you wrote:
> I suppose you've looked at the source, right?
"D***it Jim, I'm a sysadmin not a programmer." (if "Bones" had been an IT
guy he might have said such things)
> From /usr/src/linux/drivers/block/loop.c:
> static int max_loop = 8;
> I'd guess that's the problem. You could always edit it to add more,
> recompile, and see if it works. ;^)
> Just to be sure...did you start with loop0? Then 0-7 makes sense...
Right. If you mount with "-O loop" it automatically goes through them.
Confirmed with losetup.
Once I've edited it to a more reasonable number for my purposes, how would I
go about recompiling this and getting the new binary in place? I'm used to
the "./configure && make && make install" paradigm.
Thanks for your help.