I have a per-user disk quota on our server. Each user has their own folder to store data and whatnot. However, there is also a
public folder which each user has access to. I was wondering if it was possible to exclude files in this folder from counting against a user's quota.
It is not possible to exclude files from a disk quota, as the quota, by design, is managed at volume level.
One way to try to circumscribe this issue in your particular case is to :