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Accordingly a lot of manuals - if you have block size 8KB and trying to write a 1KB file to the block, as result you waste 7KB of the block space. But recently I noticed about Fragments of File Block. In same case if you have File Block 8KB and Fragment size 1KB - you can save your block space,... (6 Replies)
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I am running Linux 2.6.18-164.el x86_64 how do i check the block size?
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in one default UFS filesystem we have 8K block size (bsize) and 1K fragmentsize (fsize). At this scenary I thought all "FileSytem IO" will be 8K (or greater) but never smaller than the fragment size (1K). If a UFS fragment/blocksize is allwasy several ADJACENTS sectors on disk (in a ... (4 Replies)
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drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 4096 May 31 14:47 test
Please let me know here 4096 indicating what?
Thanks & Regards,
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Hello Unix guru's
I want to check my OS Block size for the Solaris 8
Following is one of the line from df -g command.
Can anybody help to interpret the same.
/u03 (/dev/vx/dsk/oradg/vol03): 8192 block size 8192 frag size
205463552 total blocks 50433792... (1 Reply)
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How can I find the os block size?
How can I change the OS Block Size?
When and where does the os block size get set?
I am running oracle 8.1.7 and am under the impression I need to set my os block size = oracle block size which is 8k.
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Somehow i have forgotten a comand that displays me the block size of the unix filesystem. Can someone letme know this command
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