truncate a 2gig file ?
steven.farlie at anu.edu.au
Wed Nov 27 15:48:31 EST 2002
On Wed, 2002-11-27 at 15:37, Simon Burton wrote:
> Also i have wanted to zero length a file in the past,
> ie. just keeping the filename....
In a shell you can just redirect from nothing into the file using '>':
That should zero the file. If filename doesn't exist, then it will
create a new file of zero length.
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