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partition turned read only after mysql crash

I am not able to write on a particular partition. The mysql data directory is hosted on that partition and it suddenly became read-only when mysql crashed on a query. [root@ESERVER new_dir]# > ...
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how to mount additional space to existing partition?

This is the original output of fdisk -l: Disk /dev/sda: 21.4 GB, 21474836480 bytes 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 2610 cylinders Units = cylinders of 16065 * 512 = 8225280 bytes Device Boot ...
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How can I change a partition mount to var and still boot up?

My first question here on server fault. In my haste, I set up a local server with Centos 6.2 and let the Centos installer handle the partitions. Big mistake, I know. Anyway, the only problem I have ...
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Moving OpenVZ /vz partition to separate drive

I've got an OpenVZ box that's running out of hard drive space. It has a single drive that contains the system and vz partitions. I'd like to install a new drive and move the vz partition to it. This ...
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How Do I Remount /home as A Separate Partition?

The purpose here is about adding the 'noatime' property in /etc/fstab. We're running CentOS5. On both servers A and B, we called a maintenance window with our users and stopped MySQL and Apache ...
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ln -s vs mount --bind

Is there any practical difference between using ln -s or mount --bind? I want to move some folders to another partition, without changing their daemon setting, and wonder what approach I should take. ...