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, "xphil99" <xphil@d...> wrote:
> Why is it that a folder (in this case WINXP installation) with a
size of roughly 500mb takes
> up 50gb of disk space on my NSLU2..
> I use a 300gb maxtor onetouch..
> Almost every file takes up more than 10x it's space on the disk..
> Can it be that I have a bad clustersize???
I noticed this too - my WinXP box reports used data sizes, but OSX
reports file sizes in blocks of 4Mb. I assume that this is the
block allocation size on my 160Gb drive.
Is it possible to change the block allocation size?