ls -l takes a forever to finish.
youshi10 at u.washington.edu
Tue Nov 27 14:45:20 PST 2007
On Nov 27, 2007, at 1:53 PM, Mark Evans wrote:
> I'm using FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE. When I run "ls -l" it takes forever
> for the it to complete. top shows that the "ls -l" command uses
> about 98% of the CPU doing the time. If I run "ls" I do not
> experience any problem. anyone have any ideas?
That's incredibly strange because ls is a simple program... Could
you attach gdb to ls and find out where it's eating up all of your
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