[mythtv-users] OT: out of disk space, but not really....

James Pifer jep at obrien-pifer.com
Wed Dec 29 13:50:53 UTC 2004

On Wed, 2004-12-29 at 07:43, Hugo van der Kooij wrote:
> On Wed, 29 Dec 2004, James Pifer wrote:
> > Unfortunately reboot has not worked. Here is an output of df:
> > # df
> > Filesystem           1K-blocks      Used Available Use% Mounted on
> > /dev/hda2            155535144 154447032         0 100% /
> > /dev/hda1               101089      9798     86072  11% /boot
> > /dev/hdb2            156436456 115234572  33255332  78% /mythtv
> >
> > There 2 160 gig drives. The first holds boot and / and no other
> > partitions. Maybe / should have had it's own partition, but that's
> > another topic. Still can't figure out why it says all the space is used,
> > when it isn't.
> To anyone but root the disk is full if you have put 95% on the disk
> (default setting). So for mythtv the disk is completely full. I suggest
> you start moving stuff to another partition or even another machine.
> Hugo.

Yes, but, I am logged in as root and there isn't 95%. I'm using 54gig in
a directory (mythvideos) and then the rest is pretty small. I can't
figure out where the space is being used. Notice that mythtv is using a
seperate disk, hdb. 

# du -h --max-depth=1
16K     ./lost+found
5.6M    ./boot
420K    ./dev
du: `./proc/3699/fd/4': No such file or directory
5.0K    ./proc
797M    ./var
156K    ./tmp
17M     ./etc
832K    ./root
2.6G    ./usr
12M     ./sbin
4.7M    ./bin
536K    ./home
4.0K    ./initrd
55M     ./lib
4.0K    ./opt
4.0K    ./misc
55M     ./install
4.0K    ./net
4.0K    ./.qt
54G     ./mythvideos 


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