In the last episode (Aug 02), Scott Oertel said: > Dan Nelson wrote: > >In the last episode (Aug 02), Scott Oertel said: > >>Yesterday after an fsck a file was placed in the lost+found folder > >>which size was exactly the size of the drive (450gb). What is the > >>safest way to remove this file? > > > >If its timestamp updates when you touch a file on the main > >filesystem, it's most likely a snapshot file, either leftover from a > >failed background fsck, or manually created by you with mksnap_ffs. > >You can just delete it. > > The time stamp doesn't update, it gives an error: touch: #00000005: > Operation not permitted
I mean touch some other file :) But I just remembered the correct way to determine if a file is a snapshot: "ls -lo". If the flags field contains the word "snapshot" for that file, it's a snapshot. -- Dan Nelson [EMAIL PROTECTED] _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"