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comment How to compact a directory
I knew about that trick, but it can mess up processes using the directory as a current working directory.
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revised How to compact a directory
Put ls as code so it's more readable
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comment How to compact a directory
I was hoping for something less disruptive.
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comment How to compact a directory
So xfs does fix that problem. Nice.
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comment How to compact a directory
Nope, files were closed at deletion time, and whatever process that might have kept them open has been restarted.
May
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comment How to compact a directory
ext3, but I've seen that problem on most filesystems I've dealt with in the unix world. I don't think there is such a tool either, but I'd like to be proven wrong.
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