Manual page for ff(1M)
ff - list file names and statistics for a file system
prints the pathnames and inode numbers
of files in the file system which resides on the special device
Other information about the files may be printed
using options described below. Selection criteria may be used to
to only print information for certain files.
If no selection criteria are specified, information
for all files considered will be printed (the default); the
option may be used to limit
files considered to those whose inodes are specified.
Output is sorted in ascending inode number order.
The default line produced by
The maximum information the command will provide is:
path-name i-number size uid
on which to operate.
should either be specified here or be
with an entry in the table, or by consulting
Echo the complete command line,
but do not execute the command.
The command line is generated by using
the options and arguments provided by the user
and adding to them information
This option may be used to
verify and validate the command line.
Options that are supported by most FSType-specific modules
of the command. The following options are available:
Do not print the i-node number after each path name.
Generate a supplementary list of all path names for multiply-linked
- -p prefix
will be added to each generated path name.
The default is `.' (dot).
Print the file size, in bytes, after each path name.
Print the owner's login name after each path name.
- -a n
Select if the file has been accessed in
- -m n
Select if the file has been written or created in
- -c n
Select if file's status has been changed in
- -n file
Select if the file has been modified more recently than the argument
- -i i-node-list
Generate names for only those i-nodes specified in
is a list of numbers separated by commas (with no intervening spaces).
options in a comma
separated (without spaces) list of suboptions and
keyword-attribute pairs for interpretation by the
module of the command.
default local file system type. Default values can be set for the following flags in /etc/default/fs.
The default partition for a command if no FSType is specified.
list of default parameters for each file system
Manual pages for the
This command may not be supported for all
-a, -m, and -c
flags examine the
st_atime, st_mtime, and st_ctime
fields of the
structure respectively. (See
Created by unroff & hp-tools.
© by Hans-Peter Bischof. All Rights Reserved (1997).
Last modified 21/April/97