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How do you "shred" files on a modern filesystem?

Posted by: Administrator on March 07, 2006 05:50 AM
It says in the --help file on shred that it doesn't work on modern filesystems like any of the journaling filesystems.
Ok...that's fine, it still works on partitions. But what do we use on a journaling FS?


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