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Re^3: quickest way to find number of files in a directory?

by Anonymous Monk
on Jul 24, 2012 at 15:38 UTC ( #983440=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


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is it efficient with more than 100 000 files in the directory ? if I well understand the code, each inode is loaded in memory... so do you know another mean to get this count, without need of a huge memory ?
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