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    SubjectRe: Long `rm` times.
    "Nicholas J. Leon" wrote:
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    > Try rebooting and then deleting the file. I did so and it took around
    > 30seconds to delete a 1GB file..... if I delete it IMMEDIATELY after
    > creating it (including "sync") it takes (as youve shown) around 5 seconds or
    > so.

    Is the "file" in the root directory?

    Maybe this delay is just ext2 running around updating
    all of the superblock backups or something (WAG) ???
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    mlord@pobox.com

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