misc/88355: df reports negative drive space
davidt at yadt.co.uk
Tue Nov 1 11:00:32 PST 2005
The following reply was made to PR misc/88355; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: David Taylor <davidt at yadt.co.uk>
To: "Michael P. Soulier" <msoulier at digitaltorque.ca>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org
Subject: Re: misc/88355: df reports negative drive space
Date: Tue, 1 Nov 2005 18:51:24 +0000
On Tue, 01 Nov 2005, Michael P. Soulier wrote:
> msoulier at kanga$ df -h
> Filesystem Size Used Avail Capacity Mounted on
> /dev/ad0s1a 248M 244M -16M 107% /
> devfs 1.0K 1.0K 0B 100% /dev
> /dev/ad0s1e 248M 16K 228M 0% /tmp
> /dev/ad0s1f 183G 10G 158G 6% /usr
> /dev/ad0s1d 248M 23M 205M 10% /var
> Any reason why this would happen?
See the -m option to newfs(8).
Some space (default 8%) is reserved for use by root only, and
is not shown as free space.
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