Re: Measuring (or calculating) how many bytes are actually written to disk when I repeatedly save a file
- Date: Sun, 7 Apr 2019 22:10:58 +0200
- From: Carles Pina i Estany <carles@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Measuring (or calculating) how many bytes are actually written to disk when I repeatedly save a file
On Apr/06/2019, rhkramer@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> Can anyone confirm that, and, if so, suggest any way of measuring how much is
> written to a given file in a given time period (e.g., per day)?
> I guess at a very deep level (I mean like at the level of the disk firmware or
> driver level), this may differ between an SSD and an HDD -- if you have any
> insight into that, I'd appreciate that.
In my SSDs I have:
I'm not sure if this is specific for SSD? But if this was available in
your existing hardware would help you to answer some of your questions.
Carles Pina i Estany
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