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xfs_mkfile

xfs_mkfile

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NAME

xfs_mkfile - create an XFS file  

SYNOPSIS

xfs_mkfile [ -v ] [ -n ] size[k|b|m|g] filename ...  

DESCRIPTION

xfs_mkfile creates one or more files. The file is padded with zeroes by default. The default size is in bytes, but it can be flagged as kilobytes, blocks, megabytes, or gigabytes with the k, b, m, or g suffixes, respectively.  

OPTIONS

-v
Verbose. Report the names and sizes of created files.
-n
No bytes. Create a holey file - that is, do not write out any data, just seek to end of file and write a block.


 

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