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Old 01-17-2002, 04:49 AM   #1
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what are the files written by linux OS while running

I am creating ram disk and I want to know what are the files which will be written by linux OS while running. I found out /var/log , /var/run/ /proc
please tell me any other files which will be written. Can any one tell me where can I found out this. What i found out is , in /etc/syslog.conf
is a file where the list is given. but I need more if kernel is adding to.
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try here:
and here:
Old 01-17-2002, 11:40 AM   #3
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everything in /proc is a realtime depiction of what is going in the system at the moment you take a peek into the dir.


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