Subject: Re: tunefs...
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/15/1996 23:40:23
Peter Seebach <> writes:

> (A similar one: Does making fewer inodes make a file system have more space
> for files?  Make it faster?  I can't tell, but my filesystems rarely get
> above 20% usage of inodes, so if it's good, I could easily do it.)

Yes, you get more file space with less inodes.

I reduced the amount I use because I rarely reached 20% as well.

I am now still below 60%, but that's ok considering the disk only has
10% file store free...