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From: rzryyvzy <rzryyvzy@trashmail.net>
To: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Help debugging filesystem activity?
Date: Mon, 11 Feb 2008 14:17:13 +0100 (CET)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20080211131713.DC7435193B631@trashmail.net> (raw)

My hard disk on my server is all the time readding and writing some files (I can see it with dstat). However I would like to know which files exactly are readden or written all the time. I know that each filesystem activity goes by the VFS (virtual filesystem).
Is it possible to see all current open files in the VFS?
For example with a command like:
$ cat /proc/fs/vfs/open_files
$ cat /proc/fs/vfs/reading_files
$ cat /proc/fs/vfs/writing_files

?
Is there a possibility? It should be on the VFS level to be independent of the used filesystem.

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             reply	other threads:[~2008-02-11 13:17 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-11 13:17 rzryyvzy [this message]
2008-02-11 13:28 ` Guillaume Chazarain
2008-02-11 13:53   ` rzryyvzy

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