bin/51151: du hardlinkmatching is slow - fix included

Peter van Dijk peter at
Fri Apr 30 02:30:24 PDT 2004

The following reply was made to PR bin/51151; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Peter van Dijk <peter at>
To: Tim Kientzle <tim at>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at
Subject: Re: bin/51151: du hardlinkmatching is slow - fix included
Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2004 11:27:42 +0200

 On Thu, Apr 29, 2004 at 10:30:16PM -0700, Tim Kientzle wrote:
 > What's the status of this?
 Status is that I'm using the patch myself on a few machines, and that
 I haven't looked into it any further..
 > I was thinking of copying the self-tuning hash
 > code from bsdtar (which handles exactly this problem,
 > and very efficiently), but if you have something better...
 I have nothing better right now. Please go ahead, your idea sounds
 good :)
 Greetz, Peter
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