filesystem full - freebsd 5.3

dlm-fb at dlm-fb at
Thu Dec 15 10:52:38 PST 2005

Oliver Fromme <olli at> wrote:
:  I considered mentioning the fragments issue, too, but I
:  don't think it applies in this case.  His file system is
:  22 Gbyte with 6 Gbyte free.  I think it is very unlikely
:  that those 6 Gbyte are all fragments.

I've had 100GB+ filesystems that were 50% full, and everything free
was an isolated fragment (or short run but under the size of a block).
Web caches, news, and similar small-file applications can be pretty
pessimal for ufs, so mentioning the possibility seemed worthwhile.


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