[TUHS] question about V7 ls(1) vs. sys/stat.h and ls.c

Kirk McKusick mckusick at beastie.mckusick.com
Mon May 26 02:22:39 AEST 2003

The st_blocks field was first added to the stat structure in 4.2BSD
(4.1b really) as part of the overhaul to add the new filesystem. I
added it because the variable filesystem blocksize made it difficult
to compute the amount of storage dedicated to a file.

	Kirk McKusick

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