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Re^7: fast count files

by Sinistral (Prior)
on Jan 06, 2012 at 13:44 UTC ( #946596=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^6: fast count files
in thread fast count files

After checking over on Server Fault, one recommendation for directory size (which includes file count) is the SysInternals version of du. You could use this, and if you need the information in Perl, then you can use backticks and collect the information for further usage

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