UbuntuList: ".goutputstream-..." files

Jkhatri khatri.jatin at gmail.com
Mon Jun 16 06:41:33 UTC 2014

On Tuesday 10 June 2014 07:32 PM, M.Ross wrote:
> UbuntuList: ".goutputstream-..." files
> Ubuntu 12.04LTS on a Lenovo R60e laptop.
> 3.8.0-41-generic (#60~precise1-Ubuntu SMP Fri May 16 00:17:33 UTC 2014)
> updated with latest Ubuntu I think; &;
> If I missed an old post on this let me know...; So:
> Why is this Home directory loaded with 0 byte ".goutputstream-..." 
> files? Normally hidden of course!
> I deleted hundreds in the past, they keep generating! This cannot be 
> normal! The entries alone are overloading the drive. Any solutions 
> other than to manually delete them periodically?

I've done.... you can do ..... created a hidden file in home folder 
containing following in it

rm -rf .goutputstream-*

and put that files in startup  using |/etc/rc.local




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