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NAME

       journal_init_dev - creates an initialises a journal structure

SYNOPSIS

       journal_t * journal_init_dev  (struct block_device * bdev,
                                        struct block_device * fs_dev,
                                        int start, int len, int blocksize);

ARGUMENTS

       bdev   Block device on which to create the journal

       fs_dev Device which hold journalled filesystem for this journal.

       start  Block nr Start of journal.

       len    Lenght of the journal in blocks.

       blocksize
              blocksize of journalling device

DESCRIPTION

       journal_init_dev  creates a journal which maps a fixed contiguous range
       of blocks on an arbitrary block device.

AUTHORS

       Roger  Gammans   <rgammans@computer-surgery.co.uk>,   Stephen   Tweedie
       <sct@redhat.com>.