a file - maybe?

Ioannis Vranos ioannis.vranos at gmail.com
Mon Jan 9 05:14:33 UTC 2012

On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 7:13 AM, rikona <rikona at sonic.net> wrote:
> Running 10.04. I have a dir in which Konqueror insists there is a file
> [as reported in 'properties']. Konq does not show anything in that dir
> though. A root terminal, in that dir, does not show anything
> either[with ls]. Nautilus says '0 items' - but when I try to look
> inside that dir, it seems to permanently hang with 'loading' instead
> of the usual 'empty' on actually empty dirs - so something seems
> fishy. What's really there, and how can I tell? If there, it might be
> an important file, so need to know...

I think it will better if you check the filesystem consistency.

In a terminal, type:

sudo touch /forcefsck.

Also ls -hal doesn't show anything?

Ioannis Vranos


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