fstrim-all man page on ElementaryOS

Man page or keyword search:  
man Server   4994 pages
apropos Keyword Search (all sections)
Output format
ElementaryOS logo
[printable version]

fstrim-all(8)		 Debian Administrator's Manual		 fstrim-all(8)

NAME
       fstrim-all - call fstrim on all mounted file systems which support it

DESCRIPTION
       SSD  drives  need to be TRIMed, i. e. they need to be told which blocks
       the OS considers as "unused" (i. e. from deleted files). Withouth this,
       the write speed on SSDs becomes slower over time.

       fstrim-all  detects  which  mounted  partitions	belong	to drives that
       need/support trimming, and calls fstrim(1) on them.

       It is meant to be called from cron. There is no output on success.

       This only runs on Intel and Samsung  SSDs  as  some  SSDs  with	faulty
       firmware	 may  encounter	 data  loss problems when running fstrim under
       high I/O load (see e. g.	 https://launchpad.net/bugs/1259829). You  can
       call  fstrim-all with the --no-model-check option to disable the vendor
       check and run fstrim on all SSD drives.

AUTHOR
       Martin Pitt <martin.pitt@ubuntu.com>

SEE ALSO
       fstrim(8)

				   Dec 2013			 fstrim-all(8)
[top]

List of man pages available for ElementaryOS

Copyright (c) for man pages and the logo by the respective OS vendor.

For those who want to learn more, the polarhome community provides shell access and support.

[legal] [privacy] [GNU] [policy] [cookies] [netiquette] [sponsors] [FAQ]
Tweet
Polarhome, production since 1999.
Member of Polarhome portal.
Based on Fawad Halim's script.
...................................................................
Vote for polarhome
Free Shell Accounts :: the biggest list on the net