Cannot delete stubborn files - New Hint

Olivier Nicole on at
Sun Jun 4 19:26:20 PDT 2006

> I cannot get it to reveal the crosslink that is preventing the removal.

I beleive you tried find -inum.

Do you have any lost+found directory at the root top level of the

I haven't seen any mention of the version of the FreeBSD you are
running, nor the type of file system you are having problem with.

If you have spare disk/partition, I beleive you could always copy
everything (but the problem files) to a new partition and newfs the
one making problem.

best regards,


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