[lug] how to create big text file
andrew at NETdelivery.com
Fri Jun 2 14:04:38 MDT 2000
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Calvin Dodge [mailto:caldodge at fpcc.net]
> Andrew Diederich wrote:
> > I need to make a 15 meg text file. Is there a way I can
> use domething like
> > /dev/zero to do this? If so, how?
> dd if=/dev/zero of=zeroes bs=100000 count=150
> This took less than a second on a dual Celeron 433.
> Calvin Dodge
> Certified Linux Bigot
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