__/ [jim.frantzen@xxxxxxxxx] on Sunday 15 January 2006 19:48 \__
> I have a reiserFS under Mandrake with a directory, full of sub
> directories, in total containing 15 million small image files (between
> 1k and 10k).
> How can I find the average file size?
Go to the parent directory
'du -sh' gives you the size of all files therein
'find . -type f | wc -l' gives you the total number of files
Divide the output of the first by the second
Hope it helps,
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