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USTAT(2)			    Linux Programmer's Manual				 USTAT(2)

       ustat - get file system statistics

       #include <sys/types.h>
       #include <unistd.h>    /* libc[45] */
       #include <ustat.h>     /* glibc2 */

       int ustat(dev_t dev, struct ustat *ubuf);

       ustat() returns information about a mounted file system.  dev is a device number identify-
       ing a device containing a mounted file system.  ubuf is a pointer  to  a  ustat	structure
       that contains the following members:

	   daddr_t f_tfree;	 /* Total free blocks */
	   ino_t   f_tinode;	 /* Number of free inodes */
	   char    f_fname[6];	 /* Filsys name */
	   char    f_fpack[6];	 /* Filsys pack name */

       The  last  two  fields, f_fname and f_fpack, are not implemented and will always be filled
       with null bytes ('\0').

       On success, zero is returned and the ustat structure pointed to by ubuf will be filled in.
       On error, -1 is returned, and errno is set appropriately.

       EFAULT ubuf points outside of your accessible address space.

       EINVAL dev does not refer to a device containing a mounted file system.

       ENOSYS The  mounted  file system referenced by dev does not support this operation, or any
	      version of Linux before 1.3.16.


       ustat() is deprecated and has been provided only  for  compatibility.   All  new  programs
       should use statfs(2) instead.

   HP-UX notes
       The  HP-UX  version  of	the  ustat  structure has an additional field, f_blksize, that is
       unknown elsewhere.  HP-UX warns: For some file systems, the number of free inodes does not
       change.	 Such  file systems will return -1 in the field f_tinode.  For some file systems,
       inodes are dynamically allocated.  Such file systems will return  the  current  number  of
       free inodes.

       stat(2), statfs(2)

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Linux					    2003-08-04					 USTAT(2)
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