[CentOS] Suddenly increased my hard disk

Mon Apr 18 21:22:52 UTC 2016
g <geleem at bellsouth.net>

On 04/18/16 15:45, Gordon Messmer wrote:
> On 04/18/2016 01:18 PM, g wrote:
>> 'lsof', aka, list open files, will list every open file on system, and there
>> are a lot.
>> 'grep deleted' will list_only_  the deleted files that are still open.
> That's exactly the same thing that "ls -l /proc/*/fd/* | grep 
> '(deleted)'" will do. So how is lsof better, exactly?

i did not say it was. i was only correcting Valerie's post.

> I know.  I'm frustrated today.  I spent the weekend dealing with people 
> nit-picking.  It's hard to exaggerate how much time and energy can be 
> wasted by people insisting on meaningless changes.

post was not to be nit-picking.

adding 'grep deleted' is not meaningless.

now, can we get back to op's problem?

peace out.

If Bill Gates got a dime for every time Windows crashes...
 ...oh, wait. He does. THAT explains it!
in a world with out fences, who needs gates.

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