[CentOS] bsd mkfile command in centos - a wish

aurfalien at gmail.com aurfalien at gmail.com
Tue Oct 6 00:44:40 UTC 2009


well, i actually found this;

http://ca-linux.org/?p=58

hope its helpful to others.

its a bash script doing dd, but in a more friendly way.

On Oct 5, 2009, at 4:35 PM, Les Mikesell wrote:

> aurfalien at gmail.com wrote:
>> Hi Chris,
>>
>> I'm actually just needing to create files of various sizes, not to be
>> used in Xen tho.
>>
>> More for testing I/O chars of various thing.
>
> Just recall your last dd command back to the command line (ctl-r dd)  
> and
> edit the number you put at the end for the 'count' argument.
>
> -- 
>   Les Mikesell
>    lesmikesell at gmail.com
>
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