ff - list file names and statistics for HFS file system
/usr/sbin/ff [-F hfs] [-a num] [-c num] [-i inode-list] [-I] [-l]
[-m num] [-n file] [-p prefix] [-s] [-u] [-V] special ...
The ff command reads the i-list and directories of each special file
special, assuming it to be an HFS file system, saving i-node data for
files that match the selection criteria. Output consists of the path
name for each saved i-node, plus any other file information requested
using the print options below. Output fields are positional. The
output is produced in i-node order; fields are separated by tabs. The
default line produced by ff contains the path name and i-number
fields. With all options specified, the output fields include path
name, i-number, size, and user ID.
The num parameter in the options descriptions is a decimal number,
where +num means more than num, -num means less than num, and num
means exactly num. A day is defined as a 24-hour period.
ff lists only a single path name out of many possible ones for an i-
node with more than one link, unless you specify the -l option. With
-l, ff applies no selection criteria to the names listed. All
possible names for every linked file on the file system are included
in the output. On very large file systems, memory may run out before
ff completes execution.
Options and Arguments
ff recognizes the following options and arguments:
-a num Select a file if the i-node has been accessed in
-c num Select a file if the i-node has been changed in
-F hfs Specify the HFS file system type.
-i inode-list Generate names for any i-node specified in the
-I Do not display the i-node number after each path
-l Generate a list of all path names for files with
more than one link.
-m num Select a file associated with an i-node if it has
been modified in num days.
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-n file Select a file associated with an i-node if it has
been modified more recently than the specified
-p prefix Add the specified prefix to each path name. The
default prefix is . (dot).
-s Write the file size, in bytes, after each path
-u Write the owner's login name after each path name.
-V Echo the completed command line, but performs no
other action. The command line is generated by
incorporating the user-specified options and other
information derived from /etc/fstab. This option
allows the user to verify the command line.
List the path names and i-numbers of all files in the file system
Same as above, but suppress the printing of i-numbers:
ff -I /dev/dsk/c1d2s0
List files on the same file system that have been modified recently,
displaying the path name, i-number, and owner's user name (the -u
option). List only files that have been modified within the last two
days (the -m -2 option):
ff -m -2 -u /dev/dsk/c1d2s0
List all files on the same file system, including the path name and
i-number of each file, that was last accessed more than 30 days ago
ff -a +30 /dev/dsk/c1d2s0
Find all path names associated with i-nodes 451 and 76 (the -l
ff -l -i 451,76 /dev/dsk/c1d2s0
Execute the ff command on an HFS file system /dev/dsk/c1d2s0:
ff -F hfs /dev/dsk/c1d2s0
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/etc/fstab Static information about the file systems.
find(1), ff(1M), ff_vxfs(1M), ncheck(1M), fstab(4).
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