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Why is my '/' root disk usage is 100% [duplicate]

Below is my disk usage for some mounted filesystems Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/cciss/c0d0p6 20G 19G 0 100% / /dev/cciss/c0d0p7 9.7G 151M 9.1G ...
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storage in root is 100% usage, what to remove to free it [closed]

You can see below my space at '/' is 100% use. Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/cciss/c0d0p6 20G 19G 0 100% / /dev/cciss/c0d0p7 9.7G 151M 9.1G 2% /tmp /dev/cciss/c0d0p5 20G 2.0G ...
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Ubuntu server mount device issue [closed]

i have ubuntu server and can not figure out with my space Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/xvda1 8.0G 7.8G 0 100% / udev 3.7G 8.0K 3.7G 1% /dev tmpfs ...
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Disk Space Difference On Hyper-V Server OS VS VM Guest OS

I have a Windows Sever 2012 Standard 64-bit running Hyper-V. The Hyper-V is hosting a guest OS of Windows 7 Professional 32-bit. I noticed that I was running out of disk space on my server. So I ...
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Understanding PostgreSQL disk usage

I'm using 9.1 and have a table called dpi in a database with UTF-8 encoding currently sitting at 18,628 rows. There's a TEXT column in there called foto that holds B64 strings which represent a unique ...
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Fedora “disk full”, df, du (gui) confirm but gparted shows the partition is big enough [migrated]

I am running a fedora Virtual machine and after much pain I managed to extend my virtual machines .vdi, from 20gb to 40gb. However it appears my pain is not over. The machine still complains of low ...
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Why is my available disk space so low? [closed]

I'm trying to check the free disk space on a virtual CentOS server (6 GB RAM, 400 GB disk space, 3x CPU) This is the output of df -hT: Filesystem Type Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on ...
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Windows 2008R2 reporting low disk space - 500mb [closed]

I have a server reporting very critically low diskspace. I have three 1TB drives with installed and I would appreciate some advice on remedying this issue. I am considering using a Spanned Disk as ...
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How to Keep Server Disk Space to Minimum on a cPane/WHM LAMP Server

I have a LAMP Server controlled by cPanel/WHM. I routinely run the following commands to free-up disk space from unneeded and unnecessary files and directories: yum clean all rm -rf /home/*/tmp/* rm ...
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Downside with moving pagefile to different drive

I've been tasked with managing an old Windows 2003 server which will be decommissioned later this year. I just need to keep the server up and running long enough. The space on the server is running ...
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How to cut of Windows 2012 Server to save the disk space?

I have VPS Hosting windows 2012 Server + MSSQL Server 40GB storage. I am running out of space and I don't want to upgrade the hosting to more expensive variant. I have cleaned logs, temporary files, ...
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linux max disk size

I have a linux server with sda to host the OS (Ubuntu 7.04, ext3 filesystem) and sdb,sdc,sdd,sde 1TB each to be on a raid 1 for saving data. I need to get rid of the raid and I wanna swap it for a 4TB ...
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Power shell script to fetch disk space on all servers in timely intervals

I got a Powershell script from here which will export Disk Space usage to html file. I want the scritp to give usage in timely intervals say each 15 mins or 30 mins. is there any way we can mod this ...
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Log file filled disked. Removed log file and disk still full [duplicate]

Somehow my work-in-progress Python server filled the rootfs partition by logging 50gb of data to /tmp/blabla.log, which I noticed by basic commands failing like this: root@server:/# crontab -e ...
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M/Monit how to see current disk space?

In the admin interface of M/Monit under Reports -> Analytics I can chose to show Space %. How can I make the Monit clients submit this info? Is there a way to display Disk Space percentage on the ...
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XenServer 6.2 - Free disk space is less than 20% on volume /

On XenServer 6.2 standalone instalation there is less free disk space than 20%. In my monitor I see this. I found there tons of *.gz in /var/log. Now storage is on 76%. Do you know how to solve ...
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Near 100% disk usage, df and du show very different results, lsof not the answer

The issue is that my CentOS 5.8 machine is telling me that I am nearly out of disk space when I am pretty confident this is not the case. I've done a fair amount of researching on this issue and have ...
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How do I install Disk Cleanup on Windows 2012 server without installing the Desktop Experience?

The issue is simply that I want to do the best I can to clean-up/compact a VM's .vhdx drive before running the Optimize-VHD cmdlet. It's nice to use Microsoft's Disk Cleanup utility. The problem is ...
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Shared file size limited to local drive size

I wish to use alfresco as a shared file system using Windows (XP, 7 & 8) Explorer. I can access the shared folder, and can modify files on it. I can mount the alfresco filesystem, and it mounts ...
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MySQL tmp tables: how to clean up diskspace after killing a copying to tmp table process?

i ran out of disk space while running an alter table on a large table. I restarted MySQL afterwards and checked the MySQL tmp dir. A show status like '%tmp%' lists 5 tmp files and 4 tmp tables. A df ...
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Missing over 100GB of Space on sda1 RHEL

I have a server setup with a RAID 5 using (3) 500GB drives, 1 as a spare so unused in the RAID. So in my mind i start out with 990GB with the RAID 5 in place. When looking at DF or the built in disk ...
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Hyper-V Role Space Usage on Windows Server 2008

I have stood up a 2008 R2 Server running only a Hyper-V role. The *.vhd files are stored on a separate partition. The files (including hidden files) within the C:\ drive consume about 12 GB of disk ...
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How to use all disk space on preinstalled Linux [closed]

I ordered dedicated server with Linux Debian Wheezy preinstalled with "Paralles Plesk Panel". Provider states I have 2x1TB drives. Yet my avaible disk space is just 100GB. Do I lack a partition? I ...
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No disk space on / (Debian Jessie) [duplicate]

I have a problem with disk space on my dedicated server. I have no disk space available on partition / root@server1:/# df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/root 96G ...
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How to calculate available space using tune2fs

I know that I can get the available space in a partition with df, for example: S.ficheros 1K-blocks Usados Disponibles Uso% Montado en /dev/mapper/vg_sebelk-otherdistro ...
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Running out of memory, or running out of disk space?

I'm running a database loading process (osm2pgsql) which is failing: Processing: Node(17404k 148.8k/s) Way(1351k 6.38k/s) Relation(9520 29.94/s)way_done failed: ERROR: could not extend file ...
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LVM volume falsely reporting itself as full

I am standing up a new CentOS 6 system to do some data processing. As I load the data into a brand new 100gb LVM volume, I reach about 35% full, and it starts to report that there is no space left on ...
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How to list disk space usages of all containers on an OpenVZ server?

I have an OpenVZ server with 46 containers. How do I get a list of all the containers with their corresponding disk usage?
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Why has SP1 for Server 2008 R2 left 4.5 GB of files in a randomly-named directory on my C drive?

We have been having a push to get all 2k8 R2 servers up to SP1, and I've noticed that some of them have ~4.5 GB of files left in a folder in the root of the system root (C: drive). This directory ...
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Why Wmi info for disk size is wrong?

i am expecting a very curious problem. In a script collecting disk infos on a list of W2008 servers, i realize that, for some servers, the Wmi info for the disk size is wrong. My Powershell command: ...
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calculating days until disk is full

We use graphite to track history of disk utilisation over time. Our alerting system looks at the data from graphite to alert us when the free space falls below a certain number of blocks. I'd like to ...
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Space of logical volume doesn't match space of filesystem

I have a server running CentOS 6.4. After installation, I had two logical volumes, /dev/VolGroup/lv_home and /dev/VolGroup/lv_root. I then deleted the lv_home and added the free space to lv_root. So ...
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How to limit du output to a specific user?

I need to help a specific user, say alice, free up some disk space; but not all the user's files are in his home directory; many are in directories shared with other users. I'd like to have something ...
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Is there a program/tool/script to monitor or view all recent *large* files created on Windows server?

I have been managing a modest SBS 2003 server for several years. Our network policy is setup to store user profiles and "My Documents" folder on the server. Recently the server disk has been getting ...
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How do I find the biggest files on multiple servers and sum up their size?

I am trying to find the biggest files in the /export/home directory and add up (sum) their sizes. Script: #!/bin/bash filename=hostnames > export_home.log while read -r -a line do ...
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Centos , /dev/root is getting full. Cannot find disk space usage [duplicate]

First of all I am not a sysadmin and so this is all new for me. Running on :CENTOS 6.4 x86_64 , Cpanel/WHM 11.36.1 (build 6) Problem : My root disk is getting full but I cannot find the files that ...
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Correctly predicting the amount of disk usage with find/ls/stat and df?

I'm trying to programatically calculate the number of files that can fit on a drive. The drive uses LUKS/ext4 and has a block size of 4096. Below is a df printout of the drive. Filesystem ...
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Local Profiles on servers containing lot of files under Python Eggs folder

We have a problem on citrix servers. When the user logs into these citrix servers, the usual size of the local profile should be around 150 MB. However, we faced issue that when the users login there ...
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detecting increased partition in vmware without restarting guest OS

we're running a non-critical production ubuntu server, and i need to increase the partition size from 17GB to 30GB without restarting the guest OS. On my VSPHERE, i increased the storage size on my ...
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space needed to index databases

We have a DAG that is spread across 6 mailbox servers (3 primary, 3 secondary) with volumes of space carved out from our NAS connected via iSCSI. The databases are shared between them for failover and ...
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How to recover free space on deleted files without restarting the referencing processes?

When big files are deleted on a server, the files might still be referenced by processes, so the file system doesn't have more free space. I tried to use lsof, but it seems it didn't list the deleted ...
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Ubuntu Server - Disk Space is full! Urgent help please [duplicate]

I see that my website is down due to full diskspace. I don't really use much diskspace, lets say maximum 50gb. My server has 1.4tb diskspace, how how did it became full? I really need help, thank you ...
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deleting files only frees space partially (ext3 / ext4)

I just did something similar to this: $ du -sh /bigdata/stuff 1022G /bigdata/stuff $ df -h /bigdata Fileystem Size Used Avail Used% mounted on /dev/sda5 1,8T 1,7T 140G 93% /bigdata $ rm ...
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PostgreSQL 8.1 out of space and stopped, data directory is empty

I used PostgreSQL 8.1 on Gentoo/Linux 2.6.14r5. My db server's disk space looks like below: db postgresql # df -l Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on /dev/sda3 ...
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Redistributing disk space on a linux distro

# df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/sda6 4.6G 4.6G 0 100% / tmpfs 464M 0 464M 0% /lib/init/rw varrun 464M 96K ...
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Best practice disk usage for SQL Server

I've been reading that it is best practice to place the following on separate disks for performance and safety: tempdb database file log file backup files When you consider RAID using multiple ...
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Monitoring software for diskspace on windows servers

I'm looking for a lightweight solution to monitor diskspace on windows servers and sent the report to a monitor server that presents the data in a nice gui. The server software can be linux or ...
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df vs du. Is my disk really full?

Strange problem... Why i have full / partition used, but it's not really used? Fast info: xwing ~ # df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on rootfs 16G 15G 75M 100% / ...
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can I delete the files in the proc folder without consequence?

I see my proc folder getting bigger and bigger and I have limitation in terms of number of files. Can I delete those files or will it have consequences? thanks
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No more diskspace on server [duplicate]

after some wrong php code was exceuted on one of our servers, which tried to open up a file which didn't exist, we ended up with huge apache log files which weren't configured yet to rotate. We just ...