var Filesystem Full Help
david at vizion2000.net
Tue Apr 3 16:59:52 UTC 2007
On Tuesday 03 April 2007 09:18:29 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?
take a look at /tmp
my guess is you havea number of ancient large files you need to either delete
or transfer to somewhere else.
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