[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: Directory size expansion and contraction in ext3



On 28 Apr, Theodore Ts'o wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 28, 2003 at 05:05:30PM +0800, Romit wrote:
>> I found at the end when the inode limit was reached, the size of the temp 
>> directory had increased from 4096 to 2162688.
> ...
> 
> One could easily argue that this would be a nice feature to add, and
> perhaps some day we might add it.  But it's pretty low on the priority
> list.

I thought at one point there was code in the htree patch to do something
like check the last block of the directory on an unlink, and free it if
there were no entries in it.  Was this talked about, or am I imagining
things?

-- 
     -Matt Stegman





[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]