/ file system is full, but du does not show that it's full

Svein Skogen (Listmail account) svein-listmail at stillbilde.net
Thu Jan 6 14:21:44 UTC 2011

On 06.01.2011 15:19, c0re wrote:
>> why not to restart your httpd and mysqld?
>> This may release your unused filehandles.
> As I said I've restarted whole server, so nothing there to release at all.
>> Another place to look for wasted space is filesystem snapshots, if any. They
>> can be created implicitly, e. g., by fsck.
> Yeah, I checked /.snap - nothing there.

Reboot into single user mode, and check with du -hs /* before the system
mounts other FS'es than /


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