||special_device inode_number ...
is obsoleted for normal file system repair work by
zeros out the inodes with the specified inode
numbers on the filesystem residing on the given
utility is usually run
to reclaim the zero'ed inodes and the
blocks previously claimed by those inodes. Both read and write permission are
required on the specified special_device
The primary purpose of this routine is to remove a file which for some reason is
not being properly handled by
. Once removed, it is
anticipated that fsck(8)
able to clean up the resulting mess.
If the file is open, the work of clri
will be lost
when the inode is written back to disk from the inode cache.