[CentOS] find /etc -size -1G return only empty files

Jobst Schmalenbach jobst at barrett.com.au
Fri Mar 26 00:07:27 UTC 2010


On Thu, Mar 25, 2010 at 07:45:14AM +0100, Ala1n Sp1neu8 (aspineux at gmail.com) wrote:
> Hello
> find /etc -size -1G

Very interesting way of finding all files with a file size of 0 ;-)

Jobst


> 
> should return all files less than 1Giga byte in /etc, but return a
> list of empty file (size=0)
> 
> find /etc -size -2G
> 
> work fine and return all the files
> 
> This works the same  on my fedora11 and my centos 5 !
> 
> Did I miss something or is it a bug ?
> 
> Regards
> 
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