interesting device full issue on jail host machine

Björn König bkoenig at
Wed Jun 29 09:05:33 GMT 2005

Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC wrote:

> [...]
> pid 80941 (tcsh), uid 5051 inumber 166876 on /local/jails/jail1:  
> filesystem full
> [...] Is the "inumber 166876" an inode inside the filesystem?   Or 
> what does it refer to?

It is an inode number of the filesystem that has been mounted to 
/local/jails/jail1. Inodes in a filesystem are uniqe, but each 
filesystem holds its own inode numbers that have nothing to do with 
inode numbers of an other filesystem.

> [...]
> My interesting issue is that on ssh login to OTHER JAILS on other / 
> dev/md type filesystems, that had nothing to do with that jail or  
> filesystem, login was prevented as the login process would print a  
> similar message  to the one above in the login window over and over  and 
> over and would never complete login.

That sounds weird. Have you checked the output of 'df -ih' at the host? 
I like to see it.


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