Re: directories do not shrink automatically
On Fri, 17 Oct 2008 07:05:33 -0400, Maxwell Lol wrote:
Trying to recover 8K of space on a 200GB disk is silly.
But you are correct.
It is sometimes worth it for a speed improvement, there are a few
directories I've had to do that to after sorting out the contents.
Chakat Firepaw - Inventor & Scientist (Mad)
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