[Ilugc] how to check Linux BLOCK size ?
carti at chi.spunge.org
Thu May 22 10:11:55 IST 2008
Noorul Islam wrote:
> On 5/21/08, Balu manyam <balu.manyam at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, May 21, 2008 at 2:10 PM, guitar vasu <guitarvasu at gmail.com>
>>> Dear Luggies,
>>> Greatful, could you address me how to identify the eminent
>>> Operation System Block size. ( let me know the command to check the
> What you mean by block size? What exactly are you looking for?
I think he is asking how to find the block size of the filesystem. If that
is what he is looking for then,
"df" command would give you the block size.( see the column header after
you issue the command).
When I ran this command(df), I got,
"Filesystem 1024-blocks Used Available Capacity Mounted on" as
So, I believe the block size is 1024 bytes. Correct me if I am wrong.
Hope this helps.
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