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Re: very slow deletions on ext3 USB drive

Subject: Re: very slow deletions on ext3 USB drive
From: Chris Jones
Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2009 15:06:51 +0100
>       Whatever turns you on. Nothing is as fast as format however. Did you 
> consider that?

Did you miss the part in the OP that said

"I don't want to delete ALL the backups - just the oldest ones - so I 
can't just reformat the disk."

??

If it wasn't for that, your "advice" would be OK.

Chris

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