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authorNicholas D Steeves <>2018-03-15 20:39:09 -0400
committerDavid Sterba <>2018-03-30 22:15:54 +0200
commit0dc758d89e8ca57276d224a7efad608281dae5a5 (patch)
treea1fabc84afba393cdc87850b27e14251e941f473 /Documentation/btrfs-man5.asciidoc
parent7065345c9998679521dfcd24bb4312b5bb73aa4e (diff)
btrfs-progs: Fix typos in docs and user-facing strings
Signed-off-by: Nicholas D Steeves <> Signed-off-by: David Sterba <>
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+++ b/Documentation/btrfs-man5.asciidoc
@@ -210,7 +210,7 @@ system at that point.
Enable discarding of freed file blocks. This is useful for SSD devices, thinly
provisioned LUNs, or virtual machine images; however, every storage layer must
support discard for it to work. if the backing device does not support
-asynchronous queued TRIM, then this operation can severly degrade performance,
+asynchronous queued TRIM, then this operation can severely degrade performance,
because a synchronous TRIM operation will be attempted instead. Queued TRIM
requires newer than SATA revision 3.1 chipsets and devices.
@@ -223,7 +223,7 @@ of actually discarding the blocks.
If discarding is not necessary to be done at the block freeing time, there's
`fstrim`(8) tool that lets the filesystem discard all free blocks in a batch,
-possibly not much interfering with other operations. Also, the the device may
+possibly not much interfering with other operations. Also, the device may
ignore the TRIM command if the range is too small, so running the batch discard
can actually discard the blocks.
@@ -289,7 +289,7 @@ checksums don't fit inside a single page.
Don't use this option unless you really need it. The inode number limit
on 64bit system is 2^64^, which is practically enough for the whole filesystem
-lifetime. Due to implemention of linux VFS layer, the inode numbers on 32bit
+lifetime. Due to implementation of linux VFS layer, the inode numbers on 32bit
systems are only 32 bits wide. This lowers the limit significantly and makes
it possible to reach it. In such case, this mount option will help.
Alternatively, files with high inode numbers can be copied to a new subvolume
@@ -415,7 +415,7 @@ will disable all SSD options.
Mount subvolume from 'path' rather than the toplevel subvolume. The
-'path' is always treated as relative to the the toplevel subvolume.
+'path' is always treated as relative to the toplevel subvolume.
This mount option overrides the default subvolume set for the given filesystem.