[CentOS] Silly question - Anything faster than rm?

Jamie Lists jamielist at gmail.com
Sat Sep 29 11:43:43 UTC 2007


Maybe this is a silly question, but i have a few million files i need
to delete but i can't just reformat the volume.

Right now the fastest thing i can think of is

nice -20 rm -Rf /folder-i-want-to-delete

is there a better or faster way to do this?

Thanks,
Jamie



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