On Fri, 10 Aug 2001, Klaus Rein wrote:
> A few self comments:
> 1.) when the files have been written via nfs 'du' reports the wrong
> sizes also on the server file system
> 2.) after copying such a wrong reported file the size of the copy
> is reported ok
> 3.) it seems that the wrong reported file sizes are always multiples
> of 64k. Below is an example from ./linux.pass.15/Documentation
> I do not have any idea whhat the problem might be...
XFS pre allocates pieces of disk to reduce fragmentation. After time this
will be returned. It is a feature :-)
Can't come up with the exact message, try the searchable mail archive. It
has come up before.