Package nilfs-utils

Utilities for managing NILFS v2 filesystems

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Userspace utilities for creating and mounting NILFS v2 filesystems.

General Commands (Section 1)
lscp
lscp is a utility for displaying checkpoints or snapshots of the NILFS2 file system found in device. When device is omitted, /proc/mounts is examined to find a...
lssu
lssu is a utility for displaying usage state of NILFS2 segments in device, where a segment is contiguous lump of disk blocks and an allocation unit of NILFS2...
File Formats (Section 5)
nilfs_cleanerd.conf
The nilfs_cleanerd.conf file is the configuration file for the nilfs_cleanerd(8) which reclaims disk space of the NILFS2 filesystem. This file specifies the...
System Administration (Section 8)
chcp
chcp is a utility to change the mode of the given checkpoints for the NILFS2 file system found in device. chcp changes checkpoints to snapshots, or vice versa...
dumpseg
The dumpseg program is an analysis tool for on-disk logs of a NILFS2 file system found in device. It displays the configuration of every log stored in the...
mkcp
mkcp is a utility for making a checkpoint or snapshot for the NILFS2 file system found in device. When device is omitted, it tries to find a NILFS2 file system...
mkfs.nilfs2
mkfs.nilfs2 is used to create a nilfs2 filesystem (usually in a disk partition). device is the special file corresponding to the device (e.g. /dev/sdXX)...
mount.nilfs2
mount.nilfs2 serves to attach a NILFS2 file system on the specified directory dir. It is intended to be executed from mount(8), and will invoke the garbage...
nilfs
NILFS is a log-structured file system developed for Linux. NILFS provides versioning capability of an entire file system and continuous snapshotting that allows...
nilfs-clean
The nilfs-clean program communicates with nilfs_cleanerd(8) program and controls execution of garbage collection (GC) on NILFS2 file systems. It can be used to...
nilfs_cleanerd
nilfs_cleanerd is a system daemon which reclaims disk space of a NILFS2 file system found in device. The optional directory argument specifies the mount point...
nilfs-resize
The nilfs-resize program will resize NILFS2 file systems. It can be used to enlarge or shrink a mounted file system located on device. This feature is only...
nilfs-tune
nilfs-tune is a utility to modify tunable file system parameters on NILFS2 file system in device. This command is valid for inactive NILFS2 file systems...
rmcp
rmcp is a utility for removing checkpoints from the NILFS2 file system found in device. The checkpoints which user wants to remove are specified with one or...
umount.nilfs2
umount.nilfs2 detaches the NILFS2 file system(s) mentioned from the file hierarchy. This is the umount helper for NILFS2 to shutdown the garbage collector...