Phantom /var full messages

Robert Huff roberthuff at
Fri Sep 10 09:54:23 PDT 2004

Jerry McAllister writes:

>  If you are doing database stuff, then I can't imagine having a
>  /var of less than a few GB, unless you move a lot of stuff out of
>  /var and create links.

	I'll suggest part of the answer is to move that space off /var
- possibly to a dedicated partition or even a dedicated drive.  /var
is used by a lot of porgrams, and it is unfair (and probably unwise)
to complicate their lives without absolute need.

			Robert Huff

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