[Dirvish] Too much disk space for images

Shawn Perry redmopml at comcast.net
Thu Oct 1 22:53:13 UTC 2009


That is correct.

On Thu, Oct 1, 2009 at 3:41 PM, Jenny Hopkins <hopkins.jenny at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2009/10/1 Przemek Klosowski <przemek.klosowski at gmail.com>:
>
>> Total 75.4 GB, which is what you reported. Something must have
>> happened on Aug 30 that caused Dirvish to back up a lot of data.
>> Maybe look at  ls -liR 20090830, and look for files that have a small
>> link count in the third column---those are the unique copies that
>> contribute to the size of this directory
>>
>
> Fantastic, thanks.  Can I just confirm the 'third column', as I
> commenced a huge amount of trawling but am not sure which you mean:
> eg
> 27093038 -rw-r--r-- 25 root   root    15064 2008-01-03 15:34 a2ps.cfg
>
>
> Is the link count here 25?
>
> If so, does this mean that 25 links to this file exist?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Jenny
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