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Windows Server 2012 Extremely Low Disk Space

After running Windows update my server reports 20KB free. How can I free up space? It is a Windows Server 2012 (not R2) instance on AWS. It happens to be a m1.small instance size.
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best way to deal with 6 TB hard disks [on hold]

I have a server running debian 8 LAMP (with webmin), with 2 disks, each one 3 TB (2 X 3). I want to use the server for web hosting and storage purposes and I want to to use all my 6TB, so I would ...
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df is reporting wrong information in an LVM

I had a full disk usage on /var/log (100%) and deleted a few files to increase space. this is and ext4 partition mounted with default options. However, when I df -h I get: Filesystem ...
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Centos 7, root is almost full, already try du -shx and lsof | grep deleted but still can't find the culprits

We are using centos 7 and have 50G allocated for root. We are running out of spaces as df reported that 45G (90%) is used. But when I try to find what's been eating the space, du only shows less than ...
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No Space left on device after Jenkins installation

Is there any reason i would get a 'No space left on device" error on mkdir. I have confirmed that i have enough space left. around 68% is free. and also i have 1% iNodes consumed. This is CentOS 7 ...
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How can I warn users about their quotas only once?

I have a number of accounts on a Linux server that have filesystem quotas. I would like to email people only once for each of the following circumstances: The person goes over quota. The person's ...
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OSSEC disk space usage

A few days ago I noticed that the disk of my Ubuntu server was almost full. I dug a bit and found out that the disk space was used by OSSEC, in the /var/ossec/queue/diff folder. I wanted to try ...
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“Write Error: No space left on device” when df displays 60% of free space? [duplicate]

It's been happening for the last few weeks in a small unix server (it doesn't have all standard unix commands, just the basics included in the BusyBox package) that I was configuring to backup files. ...
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df and du show different size and The size of the "/platform/sun4v/lib/sparcv9/libc_psr.so.1

The server is running on Sun Sparc T5220 machine with Solaris 10 installed. I've run into the disk space problem recently. Done many research but haven't found any solution so i hope can get some help ...
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Server 2012 R2 System Disk Filling

This is a bit of a strange issue - the usual troubleshooting steps don't seem to apply. On a XenServer 6.2 host (with SP1), I have a guest VM that is running Windows Server 2012 R2 that functions as ...
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VXFS (veritas) File system filling up - except it's not

I have a Solaris 10 server which is reporting that a file system is filling up: # df -h /opt/CSCObac/var Filesystem size used avail capacity Mounted on ...
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Why is /tmp not written to /var

My CentOS 6.5 server has the following setup; $ df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/dv1 8.0G 713M 6.7G 10% / /dev/mapper/vg00-usr 9.9G 2.5G ...
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Leave only the Server and Client files in a mysql installed manually on windows

I am a php developer and I'm setting up a portable development environment on windows 7. I downloaded the version of mysql "NonInstall Zip Archive" and is working properly. However, I see that ...
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Windows 2008 - 40 GB inaccessible space, used by system. Where?

i created a copy of the system in a VMWare Virual Machine (v7), size is 7.11 Go compressed, 70 Go uncompressed (sorry system is in french !) log in: adminstrateur & password: T3st ...
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Outlook is filling up thin client's disk space quickly

I have a number of thin clients at the office. They're on a VM running Windows Server 2008 and Office 2010. The C: drive has 150 GB of space and we use a network storage device for our shared drive ...
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mkdir: “no space left on device” on specific folders after Apache Tomcat reached max-file ulimit

The question: I have a tomcat running a java application that occasionally accumulates socket handles and reaches the ulimit we configured (both soft and hard) for max-open-files, which is 100K. When ...
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“Mandatory” free space on a SAN?

I'm not an expert of SANs, I'm writing here to get some clues on continuous and exasperating problems we're having which our supplier seems not to be able to solve. we own an ENHANCE ES3160P4 SAN ...
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Freeing space on Ubuntu does not work [duplicate]

The df command tells me I have no free space left on the root drive http://cl.ly/image/212N1F2T0t19 but I deleted a lot of files on the root and still this does not freeing up space. This is the ...
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Server disk claims to be full, but appears not to be

I have no idea how this is supposed to work. I did df -h and got this result. Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/vzfs 39G 5.8G 24M 100% / none ...
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No space left on device error, but df reports as more space available

My PHP sessions on my Debian webserver using Apache2 with mod_php seem to be failing randomly, saying that there’s no space to write them: sudo tail -60 /var/log/apache2/error.log [Fri Jan 30 ...
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Is it possible to set the backing FS directory of a specific LXC?

So they don't all go to the same folder (e.g. /var/lib/lxc)? This would let the user take advantage of other partitions/disks when the default one becomes full. lxc version: 1.0.6
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Set up diskspace quotas according to a dynamic backend on Linux

I am currently setting up a machine which involves a lot of user accounts coming from a dynamic backend (MySQL database). I have successfully setup the system so that it uses that backend for all ...
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VPS CentOS partition full, but my data is half of the space

I have a partition (EXT3 Journaled) mounted in /var/www/html/fcls with size df -h gives /dev/sdc1 197G 195G 0 100% /var/www/html/fcls I wrote about 100GB of files (many many ...
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fdisk -l return cannot open /proc/partitions

I have a Debian server with 4.5Go on the /dev/simfs partition. Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/simfs 4.5G 3.2G 1.3G 72% / tmpfs 474M 76K 474M 1% /run ...
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May I delete exim4 files?

I'm running out of inodes, I discovered that there are ~155000 files in var/spool/exim4/input - may I safely delete those files? I found out that exim4 is some kind of emailer - but I believe I don't ...
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What is the purpose of elasticsearch logs? How to manage them?

As I understand indexes(or data) are being stored in /var/lib/elasticsearch by default, this folder contains nodes with 0 and 1 folders and overall size of these folders is 376M. The logs are ...
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How to find who is using disk space

I have 2 disk on my vps one is 40 GB and other is 80 GB, today I see my 40GB disk is 100% full, I cant understand what is using that space. here is full info [root@topsites]# df -h Filesystem ...
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Determine if C drive has 2 GB of free disk space

I am trying to determine if a target pc has atleast 2 GB of free space. Here is what I have so far: @echo off for /f "usebackq delims== tokens=2" %%x in (`wmic logicaldisk where "DeviceID='C:'" get ...
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Excessive disk usage with virtfs / cpanel [closed]

I'm running a server using cPanel, with virtfs enabled, and seeing very high disk usage compared to the amount of data actually uploaded/created by each user. I am getting DISKWARN emails telling my ...
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Proxmox server VM growing than what i have assigned for VM disk space

I have only 2 VM's in one of the SSD hard disk server, Hard disk size was just 120 GB. I have assigned 32 GB for each VM's but now there is only 1 GB space left in /var/lib/vz. While listing the size ...
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No space left on device in spite partition is not 100% [duplicate]

I am trying to do the following on my Linux machine CentOS release 5.8 cd /var/APPstoreldap/Home touch test touch: cannot touch `test': No space left on device so I verified the partition disk ...
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mdadm: add new device failed for /dev/xvdl as 2: Invalid argument

I have existing RAID0 setup with two disks. I have to add a new drive to it. But when I try to run the following command: mdadm --add /dev/md/customer_upload /dev/xvdl I get an error: mdadm: add ...
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How to check disk usage of directories in a particular partition?

If I use "df /dev/sda1 -h", it only shows the whole usage info like used and avail. But I want to see the usage of each directory. However, if I do "du -h --max-depth=1", it shows all the directories ...
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How can I set Artifactory 2.6.x to use less storage?

My team is using JFrog Artifactory 2.6.7.1 Pro. We have plans to upgrade to 3.x but they are being slowed down for non-technical reasons. In the mean time our 2.6.x install is using over 190GB of ...
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How can I eliminate the huge, cached MSI files in C:\Windows\Installer?

The size of the MSI cache folder (C:\Windows\Installer) has grown substantially, and is now taking up way too much disk space on my domain computers. Can this folder be eliminated or shrunk?
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Cannot shrink partition on Windows Server 2012

I have the following issue. I am trying to take space off of VMs and add it to the OS partition. However, whenever I try any of the VMs it will not let me shrink the space so I have free to expand the ...
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Resizing VHDX Fixed Disk

I recently converted a Dynamic VHD disk that was 95GB in size(only uses 60GB inside the guest) and now as a fixed disk it is 170GB in size. How can I resize the newly created fixed disk to under ...
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Unable to Configure Quotas in RHEL6 & CentOS6- quotecheck returns error message

Unable to Configure Quotas in RHEL6 & CentOS6- quotecheck returns error message I've created new partition(/dev/sda6) and mounted it(on /hulk). Edited /etc/fstab file to give quotas on the ...
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Elasticsearch is using way too much disk space

I have a CentOS 6.5 server on which I installed Elasticsearch 1.3.2. My elasticsearch.yml configuration file is a minimal modification of the one shipping with elasticsearch as a default. Once ...
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What is taking up all my disk space?

I have a server (Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1), which is reporting only 2 GB free space on C drive. But when I run WinDirStat or Treesize over the disk, both of them say that only 21 G is being used ...
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CentOS 6.5 DU and DF dont add up [duplicate]

# df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/mapper/vg_bgsvn-lv_root 28G 26G 416M 99% / tmpfs 495M 0 495M 0% /dev/shm /dev/sda1 ...
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Understanding du -sh command output

I have 1 TB of space. I am trying to find disk usage of a folder. du -sh command output 354M Arts 2.6M Digicams 308M Internet 391M Location 2.2G Media 110M Religion 4.8T Sports ...
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Allow user to execute “repquota -g /”

I need to allow an user to execute "repquota -g /" from a script without superuser permissions on debian Wheezy. I would not allow all superuser permissions to the user (in my case it is the www-data ...
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How to display free disk space on cifs mount on linux command line? [closed]

In case there's any distinction between OS and shell necessary, I want to run the command on Ubuntu 14.04 with Linux 3.13 in GNU bash 4.3.11. mount.cifs's version is 6.0 using smb2 protocol. After ...
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Disk usage spiked, now normal, how to track files?

On a Linux server (RHEL 6.2) with a 50GB drive, disk usage which is normally around 57% spiked for about an hour to 100%. It has returned to normal again. Is there some way to find out what files ...
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MySQL error: “The partition with /var/lib/mysql is too full!” df -h shows otherwise

my rented server is currently saying that mysql is too full when trying to start it when using /etc/init.d/mysql start. However using sudo /etc/init.d/mysql start it works normally. Running df -h ...
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installing CoreOS using usb device and CoreOS ISO

I have some doubts about installing CoreOS using the image ISO. I follow the steps in CoreOS docs, in the Install section: cfdisk -z /dev/sda touch "/usr.squashfs (deleted)" # work around a bug ...
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Centos 6.5 DB MySQL server, default install, resize or move DB location - disk-usage issue

I did a standard install of Centos 6.5 in a 1TB SSD (MLC) not realizing that only 50G is allocated to / and approximately 816G to /home: [gskidmor@mrserver ~]$ df -h Filesystem ...
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df on 7.7GB shows 400MB available while du -sh / reports 3.8GB used [duplicate]

I believe df is reporting incorrect disk usage, as I have the following problem: I deleted a few files to free up space, then run the following: $ df -H reports 7.7GB on Volume and 400MB ...
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Does XFS support default quotas?

We need to set a default quota for all users. From what I can see from man 8 xfs_quota, you can only set quotas for individual users. I need to set a quota that applies to everyone without having to ...