using fstrim to save some space in cloud images

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Wed Jun 17 22:45:40 UTC 2015

On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 06:12:00PM -0400, Dusty Mabe wrote:
> Have we considered running fstrim against our cloud image filesystems
> before we package it up? I wrote a small script to do it (inside a
> container) at [1]. Looks like we can save ~28M:

Yeah, we tried it before, and it was failing in the image build
process. I don't remember the current state.

Matthew Miller
<mattdm at>
Fedora Project Leader

More information about the cloud mailing list