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SubjectRe: Long `rm` times.
"Nicholas J. Leon" wrote:
> 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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