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Created: 02 Mar 2009 • Updated: 03 Mar 2009
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Created by: Scott Kaiser

This Perl script decides whether a given VxFS file system would benefit from defragmenting, based on published guidelines for fragmentation statistics. If the -a (auto) option is used, the script defragments the file system if defragmentation is necessary.

IMPORTANT: Once you download the vxdefrag.txt file, you must change the file extension from .txt to .pl. Your final file should be renamed to: Or download the file and extract the Perl script from there.