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Daniel Pfeffer wrote:
The cluster size is the smallest unit that Windows will allocate on a disk
... because the space for the directory is always the same size, no matter how many sectors the disk has. Things quickly become wasteful when your drive (or partition) is too large and when you have many small files.

I hope I find a good balance when I get to implement my file system on the computer I'm building. 8 bit computers usually have small files, but the 'drives' will be up to 128 Gb.
I have lived with several Zen masters - all of them were cats.

His last invention was an evil Lasagna. It didn't kill anyone, and it actually tasted pretty good.

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