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Subjectwho is writing to disk


I found a process constantly writing to disk when I run gnome as desktop
and while the whole system is idle. I don't find anything in the log
file, and I don't see anything updated in my home dir or in /tmp. Does it
sound like bdflush is writing? But I don't hear the disk access when I
am not running gnome.

My question then is, is there a (monitoring) tool that can tell me who is
writing to disk? Or how I configure the kernel to know that?



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