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Title: How to analyze and defragment drive in ubuntu 16.04
ID: /2018/03/31/How-to-analyze-and-defragment-drive-in-ubuntu-16.04
Created: March 31, 2018    Edited:  June 12, 2020
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Ubuntu doesnโ€™t need disk-defragmenting

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If youโ€™re a Linux user, youโ€™ve probably heard that you donโ€™t need to
defragment your Linux file systems. Youโ€™ll also notice that Linux
distributions donโ€™t come with disk-defragmenting utilities. But why is

To understand why Linux file systems donโ€™t need defragmenting in
normal use โ€“ and Windows ones do โ€“ youโ€™ll need to understand why
fragmentation occurs and how Linux and Windows file systems work
differently from each other.

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