FILEFRAGSection: Maintenance Commands (8)
Updated: May 2010
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NAMEfilefrag - report on file fragmentation
SYNOPSISfilefrag [ -Bbsvx ] [ files... ]
DESCRIPTIONfilefrag reports on how badly fragmented a particular file might be. It makes allowances for indirect blocks for ext2 and ext3 filesystems, but can be used on files for any filesystem.
- Force the use of the older FIBMAP ioctl instead of the FIEMAP ioctl for testing purposes.
- Use 1024 byte blocksize for the output.
- Sync the file before requesting the mapping.
- Be verbose when checking for file fragmentation.
- Display mapping of extended attributes.
AUTHORfilefrag was written by Theodore Ts'o <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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