File system error
doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Thu Apr 1 16:37:28 PST 2004
On Thu, 1 Apr 2004 09:15, water B wrote:
> I got a little problem with /usr partition
> # df -h
> Filesystem Size Used Avail Capacity Mounted on
> /dev/da0s1a 288M 72M 193M 27% /
> /dev/da0s1f 15G 13G 535M 96% /usr
> /dev/da0s1e 288M 97M 168M 37% /var
> procfs 4.0K 4.0K 0B 100% /proc
> # du -h /usr
> 6.4G /usr
> I have deleted some files but it does not restore the used disk.
> Does anybody have an idea?
It can take a while (well <1 minute) to recover the used space on deletion.
Also another possibility is that a process has an open file descriptor on the
data you deleted.
PS you spelt freebsd-questions@ wrong.
Also, I've dropped -stable as this is probably a -questions thing first and
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