[CentOS] Interesting faillog files.

Semih Gokalp semihgokalp at gmail.com
Fri Oct 24 15:11:29 UTC 2008


yes i did it before.

du /var/log/message

28      /var/log/faillog

but

ls -al /var/log/

-rw-------  1 root   root   137438953440 Oct 24 17:37 faillog

but why it is different ?



2008/10/24 Mogens Kjaer <mk at crc.dk>:
> Semih Gokalp wrote:
> ...
>> -rw------- 1 root   root   137438953440 Oct 24 15:39 faillog
>
> This is a file with "holes" in it, try
>
> du /var/log/faillog
>
> to get the size on disk.
>
> Mogens
>
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Semih Gokalp
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