[nycbug-talk] FreeBSD 5.4 weirdness

Michael Shalayeff mickey
Wed Jun 1 16:44:19 EDT 2005

Making, drinking tea and reading an opus magnum from Marco Scoffier:
> New machine I have been slowly adding services to.  FreeBSD generic kernel.
> Not in production yet, getting weird filesystem full errors.  
> 109% full infact :
> dial# df -h
> Filesystem     Size    Used   Avail Capacity  Mounted on
> /dev/ad4s1a    248M     43M    185M    19%    /
> devfs          1.0K    1.0K      0B   100%    /dev
> /dev/ad4s1e    248M     12K    228M     0%    /tmp
> /dev/ad4s1f    9.7G    8.1G    784M    91%    /usr
> /dev/ad4s1d    248M    248M    -20M   109%    /var
> But /var is not so full: 

you have an open but unlink(2)ed file somewhere.
use fstat(1) or that other thing ... lsof!


    paranoic mickey       (my employers have changed but, the name has remained)

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