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alan.mckinnon at gmail

Feb 29, 2012, 4:11 AM


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Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! [In reply to]

On Wed, 29 Feb 2012 11:08:49 +0000
Neil Bothwick <neil [at] digimed> wrote:

> On Wed, 29 Feb 2012 12:40:33 +0200, Alan McKinnon wrote:
>
> > When $LUSER fills up his drive it can be that root is the only user
> > that can properly mount and access the filesystem. So whatever the
> > $LUSER was doing that filled up the drive needs to be undone by
> > root, probably by shuffling stuff around.
>
> I've never failed to fix that by deleting a file as the user that
> created it, usually the partial file that caused the problem, but I
> can see why you may want to keep a small amount reserved for that.
>
> However, I still don't get the "-m 0 increases fragmentation" thing.
>
>

Yeah, that sounds like an old wives tale urban myth to me too

I'll be wanting to be seeing the output of real diagnostic programs


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Alan McKinnnon
alan.mckinnon [at] gmail

Subject User Time
Freeing up disk space problem!! donahue.trevor at gmail Feb 28, 2012, 3:37 AM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! alan.mckinnon at gmail Feb 28, 2012, 3:52 AM
        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! billk at iinet Feb 28, 2012, 5:37 AM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! michaelkintzios at gmail Feb 28, 2012, 3:57 AM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! realnc at arcor Feb 28, 2012, 3:59 AM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! yoyo at gl Feb 28, 2012, 4:24 AM
        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! donahue.trevor at gmail Feb 28, 2012, 4:50 AM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! wonko at wonkology Feb 28, 2012, 5:01 AM
        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Feb 28, 2012, 5:27 AM
            Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! wonko at wonkology Feb 28, 2012, 3:25 PM
                Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Feb 28, 2012, 4:32 PM
                    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! wonko at wonkology Feb 28, 2012, 5:05 PM
                        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Feb 28, 2012, 10:22 PM
                Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! alan.mckinnon at gmail Feb 29, 2012, 1:29 AM
                    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Feb 29, 2012, 1:57 AM
                        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! alan.mckinnon at gmail Feb 29, 2012, 2:40 AM
                            Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Feb 29, 2012, 3:08 AM
                                Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! alan.mckinnon at gmail Feb 29, 2012, 4:11 AM
                                    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! Warp_7 at gmx Feb 29, 2012, 4:59 PM
                                        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Mar 1, 2012, 1:54 AM
                            Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! w41ter at gmail Feb 29, 2012, 3:59 PM
                                Re: Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! pandu at poluan Feb 29, 2012, 4:43 PM
        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! rdalek1967 at gmail Feb 28, 2012, 4:48 PM
            Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! wonko at wonkology Feb 28, 2012, 5:01 PM
                Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! rdalek1967 at gmail Feb 28, 2012, 6:38 PM
                    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Feb 28, 2012, 10:17 PM
                        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! rdalek1967 at gmail Feb 28, 2012, 11:10 PM
                            Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! joost at antarean Feb 28, 2012, 11:49 PM
                            Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! alan.mckinnon at gmail Feb 29, 2012, 1:23 AM
                                Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! Warp_7 at gmx Feb 29, 2012, 5:09 PM
                                    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! alan.mckinnon at gmail Mar 1, 2012, 12:26 AM
                            Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Feb 29, 2012, 1:53 AM
                    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! alan.mckinnon at gmail Feb 29, 2012, 1:19 AM
                        Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! rdalek1967 at gmail Feb 29, 2012, 6:44 AM
                Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! joost at antarean Feb 28, 2012, 11:43 PM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! neil at digimed Feb 28, 2012, 5:25 AM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! jamesbroadhead at gmail Feb 28, 2012, 8:14 AM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! daddy at happypenguincomputers Feb 29, 2012, 5:06 AM
    Re: Freeing up disk space problem!! rdalek1967 at gmail Feb 29, 2012, 6:44 AM

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