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Re: Free space question

To: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Free space question
From: bren@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Wed, 1 May 2002 11:05:39 -0500
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I get the same results when I remount as well.

At this point upgrading to a new kernel would be no big deal. I have 2.4.18 and
the xfs patch ready to go. I think I'll try that now...


Quoting Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>:

> On Wed, 2002-05-01 at 10:53, bren@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > df reports over 200MB free space, yet I cannot create a file as it
> reports
> > "touch: file: No space left on device." Here is what df reports (I had to
> > remount the queue under /mnt):
> Are you unable to create a new file after you've remounted the
> filesystem, as well?  A fix went in fairly recently that handled
> flushing out reserved space as the filesystem got full, but in that case
> "df" would report no space left until a manual "sync" freed it up. 
> Looks like your case is a bit different.
> I don't suppose you could upgrade to a newer kernel?
> -Eric
> -- 
> Eric Sandeen      XFS for Linux     http://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs
> sandeen@xxxxxxx   SGI, Inc.

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