Re: amount of blocks on a device

Alex Buell (
Thu, 21 May 1998 16:59:18 -0400

Sieger Ralf AI wrote:
> How can I determine the amount of blocks on a given block device?

Speak of the devil. I was doing this yesterday. Have a look at vfs.h and
statvfs.h. Try the statvfs() and statfs() system calls; i.e

statfs("/home/.cshrc", &stats)

Check out the structures defined (struct statfs)


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