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Re: Perl Program to efficiently process 500000 small files in a Directory (AIX)

by Anonymous Monk
on Mar 17, 2018 at 19:45 UTC ( #1211164=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perl Program to efficiently process 500000 small files in a Directory (AIX)

What filesystem is being used? JFS? How long does it take to merely ls those 1/2 million directory entries? Have you tried processing the files in particular order, like reverse list order (last entry first), or maybe reverse chronological order (newest entry first)?

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