var Filesystem Full Help
mikel.king at techally.com
Tue Apr 3 16:28:00 UTC 2007
On Apr 3, 2007, at 12:18 PM, Sean Murphy wrote:
> I am getting these errors on my var filesystem but df -h shows
> there is plenty of space available.
> I am running FreeBSD 5.4
> muse2# df -h
> Filesystem Size Used Avail Capacity Mounted on
> /dev/amrd0s1a 989M 56M 854M 6% /
> devfs 1.0K 1.0K 0B 100% /dev
> /dev/amrd0s1e 989M 32M 878M 4% /tmp
> /dev/amrd0s1f 9.5G 4.2G 4.6G 48% /usr
> /dev/amrd0s1g 245G 9.4G 216G 4% /usr/home
> /dev/amrd0s1d 1.9G 526M 1.3G 29% /var
> muse2# tail /var/log/messages
> Apr 3 09:00:44 muse2 kernel: pid 537 (mimedefang), uid 26 inumber
> 126291 on /var: filesystem full
> Apr 3 09:09:55 muse2 kernel: pid 52000 (httpd), uid 80 inumber
> 170037 on /var: filesystem full
> Apr 3 09:12:59 muse2 kernel: pid 34758 (mimedefang), uid 26
> inumber 127701 on /var: filesystem full
> I have restarted the mimdefang process but I get the same messages.
> What can I do?
Purge some old log files to start with. However according to your df
above you should have plenty of room.
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