When describing some of the configuration maximums for VMFS-5, slide notes state:
A virtual disk file has a maximum of 2TB in size.Correct:
The virtual disk file maximum size is 2TB minus 512B.Room for improvement:
Maximum file size for upgraded VMFS5 is 2TB minus 512 bytes, irrespective of the file‐system block size.Source:
Configuration Maximums for VMware vSphere 5.1.