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Suppose a system where free space is kept in a free-space list. Consider a file system similar to the one used by UNIX with indexed allocation.

5. Suppose a system where free space is kept in a free-space list.
Consider a file system similar to the one used by UNIX with indexed allocation. How many disk I/O operations might be required to read the contents of a small local file at /a/b/c? Assume that none of the disk blocks is currently being cached.

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