[CentOS] OT? File order on CentOS/Samba server

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Thu Jan 22 22:06:46 UTC 2009

Miguel Medalha wrote:
> I hope someone familiar with the way Linux processes files can enlighten 
> me on the following:
> ...
> On the Windows server, Distiller processes the files by filename order:
> M09010901A001C.ps
> M09010901A002C.ps
> M09010901A003C.ps

Windows NTFS uses B-Tree for its directories so they are inherently 
alphabetically sorted.

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