df -h returns negatives values
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Tue May 26 13:55:48 UTC 2009
On Tue, 26 May 2009 16:47:15 +0300, Ivailo Tanusheff <i.tanusheff at procreditbank.bg> wrote:
> If that was the case it would say something like 108%, not -83%.
Yes, this makes it really strange. I didn't recognize
it at first sight, because of the missing header:
Filesystem Size Used Avail Capacity Mounted on
/dev/aacd0s1d 2.9G -2.2G 4.9G -83% /var
Another thing that I recognize right now is the device
name - aacd0s1d - which refers to the "Adaptec AdvancedRAID
Controller driver" (aac / d0 / s1 / d); maybe some disk data
is reported wrong by the controller? Not much likely, too...
> The other strange value is the used size -2.2G.
> I see only 2 options:
> - Buffer overflow of the command (not much likely)
> - Problem with the data on the disk.
This could be determined by running
# du -sh /var
and compare the "total" result to the size of the /var
slice (/dev/aacd0s1d). In any case, a check in SUM with
unmounted partition would be good, as you mentioned.
> Maybe you should run fsck -fFyv /var
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