Clean up / filesystem
caleb.stein at me.com
Sat Oct 9 16:59:06 UTC 2010
On Fri, 08 Oct 2010 22:46:55 -0700, Robert Huff <roberthuff at rcn.com> wrote:
> Caleb Stein writes:
>> I'm constantly getting the message, ":/ write failed, filesystem
>> is full", so I did df, and it said that my / filesystem was at
>> 108%. What files can I delete to free some space?
> Start by checking the contents of /tmp.
> Any *.core in /root you don't recognize is suspect.
> After that? Try:
> du -x / | sort -n -r | head -n 40
> Look in those directories.
> Robert Huff
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So is it safe to do "rm -rf /tmp/*"?
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