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Questions tagged [filesystems]

Both the format used on storage media such as hard drives to store folders and files, and the device drivers of the operating systems that access them.

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Technologies/Frameworks for accessing FileSystems [closed]

What are the file systems and frameworks available in java? need to persist pdfs in some remote repository
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Need a globally distributed FS with fast non-blocking writes

I am researching distributed file systems for a particular use-case. Our use case involves high-latency between nodes with the requirement of fast writes. The options I've seen so far do not seem ...
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Manually recover data from formatted FAT32 image

I've got a formatted FAT32 memory card. It contains JPEG photos. I know this because I wrote a little tool to recover them, and managed to get files around 14000 to 17000 bytes in size that pcmanfm ...
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Files recovery software with auto-adaptation and auto-learning

Please, exists this kind of files recovery software? Actualy I am looking for the software which will search 1TB ISO and recover files. The ISO is copy from bad 1TB external NTFS harddrive. In main, ...
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Linux Filesystem which tracks changes?

Is there a linux filesystem which tracks changes? In my use case in 99% of all cases new files get created. Changes to files are rare, but if they happen, they should be tracked. In my case the ...
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Caching between two drives/mounts

Is there a software solution for caching using file names instead of blocks? I have a generic use case where there are two mounted paths /A and /B. I would like to use one of them as cache (let's say ...
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File system or tool with bidirectional remote syncing of a folder

The setup is several laptops (Linux and Mac OS) which need a shared folder but do not have consistent access to the network. The files would need to be useable while offline and any changes be ...
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Software to analyize disk to determine how well its cluster size is working

Background I have a disk I'm formatting as EXT4 and it will replace a NTFS drive that is currently holding files for a Mongodb. Question I was wondering if there was a way to analyze the NTFS drive ...
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Distributed filesystem with bit rot protection, erasure coding, scalability, fuse

I have seen the question asked (in different forms) here, here, and perhaps the best one I found was here, but I do not think this is a duplicate because quite some time has past since those questions ...
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Transparent file compression apps for macOS

I'm looking for app for macOS Sierra and above which would allow me to compress files transparently in the background to increase free space which works for macOS Sierra and above. Basically I'm ...
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What is the best software for low level recovery ext3/ext4 that you may recommend after mistakenly GPT initiation?

People I am looking for elegant and safe solution for situation like below: You have USB HDD formatted as ext3/ext4 (~2TB) You plugged in this disk to computer with Windows and by mistake do '...
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Raw partitioning software for Windows 10

Almost all partitioning software that I've seen does mandatory filesystem checking and data moving before actually changing the partition table. I'm looking for a software that does raw partitioning (...
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Filesystem for 1 million+ files

I currently have a VPS with 1&1, running a number of Spring Boot, Node and PHP services, and have had zero problems with the service at all - until I hit the 500,000 inodes limit last night. I am ...
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file creation that works like mkdir -p

I have an api (c#) that parses a project files and gives me an array of the files it has to compile. I am just trying to create files in my custom directory similar to the csharp project file's folder ...
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Rearrange the File Access Table on a disk image

I have an SD card, and I would like to make the files on it consecutive in the flash memory itself (so there are no gaps in between). However, I understand that such a process could use an unnecessary ...
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Tiny filesystem written in C

I want a simple filesystem in pure C (no FUSE, or anything). It needs directories, and files that can grow. Specs of embedded system I want to use it on: 128KB of flash 64KB of RAM RTOS available ...
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Filesystem for 200 GB microSD card [closed]

I have a 60 GB openSuse partition (on a SSD), with a 20 GB root partition formatted with btrfs, and a 40 GB /home partition formatted with XFS. Due to how small the amount of space is, I am planning ...
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Software to monitor file copy events

I've looked into filesystemwatcher/file system filter drivers... none of this does exactly what I want. I want to monitor a source file system (NAS) and when a copy command is executed on one of the ...
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Tool for checking and repair FAT32, NTFS, exFAT, HFS and HFS+ file systems under Linux OS Family

fsck.vfat (dosfsck) can check FAT32, but can't repair most of the errors. ntfsfix can check, but to repair often suggest to use Windows and chkdsk from it. I don't know how to check and repair ...