[mythtv-users] Disk space is not freed from deleted recording until mythbackend exits
oneillji at gmail.com
Sat Aug 19 02:20:33 UTC 2006
Carl Fongheiser wrote:
> On 8/17/06, *Jim O'Neill* <oneillji at gmail.com
> <mailto:oneillji at gmail.com>> wrote:
> Out of curiosity, is there a Linux command or utility that
> displays all
> files open on the system and would this work for files that are
> open but
> have been deleted?
> lsof can do that, but it's hard to tell what you're looking at, since
> the file no longer has a valid pathname. (lsof will tell you the
> filesystem name, though.)
> Carl Fongheiser
Thanks, Carl. After playing around a little, the following will display
the files that myth is 'deleting'.
lsof | grep '(deleted)'
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