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Enabling quota on xfs partitions

OS: Ubuntu 16.04 I have installed the quota commandline tool from apt and found some instructions to enable quota on the root partition by appending rootflags=uquota,gquota to GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX ...
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linux combined usage of quota on multiple mounts

Is it possible to enable quota on multiple filesystem mounts that operate as one. Say eg. you enable and mount quota's on separate filesystems: /home/data1 /home/data2 /home/data3 A user has a ...
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Weird behavior with ldap and getent or repquota

I've observed a weird behavior in my network. I have my network users stored in OpenLDAP 2.4 which also serves a samba 3.6 Domain. I have user quotas on my NFS servers and that is where I stumbled ...
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How to prevent Linux quota from counting bind-mounts twice

If you are on a Linux machine and have a file system with activated user-quota, you can check via the following commands that quotacheck counts files multiple times if they can be reached via bind-...
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zimbra mail quota view command line

I am using zimbra 8.5. When i am trying to view the mail quota of all users from the admin GUI, the whole system hangs and we will have to restart the system to make it work again. I searched in ...
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quota exceeded without files

How is it possible for a user/group to exceed its quota without owning any files? Here is an extract of my repquota output: *** Report for group quotas on device /dev/mapper/lata Block grace time: ...
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Cant enable quotas on XFS file system

I'm trying to enable quotas on Centos 7 I ran yum install quota Edited fstab: /dev/mapper/centos-root / xfs defaults,usrquota,grpquota 0 0 UUID=6c443910-a7e9-4e97-...
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Mysql and user xfs quota and shared hosting enviroment

I spend to much on reading all over the internet of different methods about this but i solved on my way. Actually i use per user chroot environment and use make xfs project quota on user root. /...
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Cant change user quota on xfs partition

I cant change user quota even command exit status is 0. Used: xfs_quota -x -c 'limit bsoft=1024m bhard=2048m 56a4d3057ec81767ebe0415b' / Also used webmin interface to update user quota but on ...
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Prevent CentOS re-enabling user quotas after reboot/power failure

I have a client that has an internal server in their office for their Intranet. Their office recently been through some power cuts in their area recently. Whenever the power goes back on, the server ...
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FTP file size limit

I have a webhost account, which has a file size limit, so cannot upload my backup file. How can I upload it maybe in more pieces and after that merge pieces on server? I don't have SSH access.
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Dovecot dict: Can't open configuration file, Permission denied

I'm trying to set up a dovecot mysql dict for quota in a FreeBSD jail. This is the log I'm getting: an 13 10:03:23 mail dovecot: dict(71120): Error: Failed to initialize dictionary 'sqlquota': dict ...
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Dovecot quota clone

I'm trying to use dovecot's quotas and share them via mysql with modoboa. I'm using the count module for that: http://wiki2.dovecot.org/Quota/Count To share the quota I'm trying to implement the new ...
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How to understand the output of quota?

On a Scientific Linux server (actually a node of a cluster), I run $ quota -vs Disk quotas for user tim (uid 12345): Filesystem blocks quota limit grace files quota limit grace ...
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File cannot be written though partition is not full

I have a strange problem for which I wasn'table to find any help so far. I am running a website on a Ubuntu 14.10 Root Server. The website uses Smarty (www.smarty.net) for caching. The website is ...
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CPU, RAM, DISK quota for LXC on Ubuntu 14.04

I read the LXC official website articles and googled quite a bit, but still haven't figured out how to setup resource quota for LXC on Ubuntu 14.04. It seems LXC has changed a lot since Ubuntu 14.04. ...
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How do I determine the exact default Block Grace Time for a Linux Quota Partition?

I am trying to write a bash script that will tell me the default "Block grace time" for a given partition in a predictable unit. The closest I have found so far is to use repquota and parse the ...
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Limit amount of allocateable memory for process

I've got a windows service written in C#, that does some heavy work (irrelevant for the question) running on a remote machine (Windows Server 2008). Every now an then a client application contacts ...
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rpc.rquotad connection refused

I setup an NFS file server using Ubuntu 15.04 to replace an aging CentOS 6 based server. I have user quotas on the file system and on the server initially quota -v would segfault but upgrading the ...
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NFS, Quotas & root not liking each other

I have a few CentOS servers i would like to backup nightly. I have created a NFS server with the following mounts : /backup/server1 /backup/server2 /backup/server3 On the CentOS servers i have ...
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Dovecot QuotaClone plugin

I am trying to get the new QuotaClone plugin in Dovecot (2.2.18) working. The documentation says the configuration should be like this: mail_plugins = $mail_plugins quota quota_clone plugin { ...
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Exchange 2013 quota admin alert

I would like Exchange 2013 to send out quota alerts to admins, as well as individual users, so that we are aware of the situation. I found this guide for Exchange 2010, but nothing for 2013. https://...
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Acces Denied when implementing policies in (postfix + policyd2)

I'm trying to use postfix + policyd2 to limit amount of outgoing emails. But when implementing policyd2 policies i get Access denied - no mater what i do i get denied. Postfix version 2.11.4 ...
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Mounting error with Quota : mount: / not mounted already, or bad option

So I try to activate quota options in /etc/fstab by adding ",usrjquota=aquota.user,grpjquota=aquota.group,jqfmt=vfsv0" : before : # <file system> <mount point> <type> <...
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Recreating XFS project quota information

We recreated a fileserver, which had an XFS filesystem using project quotas residing on a SAN. Unfortunately, we had forgotten to backup /etc/projects and /etc/projid on the server before reinstalling....
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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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When it makes sense not to setup quota on NetApp volumes?

As I got a NetApp that was configured by somebody else I observed that all volumes do have quotas on them and due to this it seems that very often we end-up with problems because someone forgets to ...
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Clarify directory quota and volume quota on RedHat

I'm following this guide: Managing Disk Quota But I really don't understand how to enable quota for every sub-directory inside a directory, when the containing directory doesn't have any limit. For ...
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How to increase inodes limit in ReiserFS filesystem?

Is it possible to increase inode limit in ReiserFS without formatting the partition? Currently, the filesystem on my VPS allows me to create 489K inodes, which is not enough. The machine works as ...
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Postfix [Courier, Maildir] Disable Quota

I set up Postfix under Debian Wheezy with MySQL and virtual users using this tutorial. Thunderbird is recently giving me alerts "You exceeded your mail quota" and saving/moving emails is denied. The ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Quotas

Im running a Virtual Server with Ubuntu 14.04 (in Microsoft Azure) on which I really need to make use of Quotas. Quotas aren't currently installed, and a bit of research suggests that this was left ...
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Server 2012 R2, disk quota vs user quota

I'm learning Windows Server configuration and I'm confused a little, because there are two (at least) apparently independent quota systems. First one should be enabled per drive in drive properties, ...
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postfix quota postmaster daily mail

I've got an server with Postfix/Courier and Quota. Now I receive a daily update from quota. 2 questions: Where do I disable this daily update as it's always a blank email: DAILY QUOTA REPORT: ---...
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Same WMI request is much slower on other machine

I posted this question some time ago on stackoverflow, but unfortunately I didn't get any answer yet. It's actually not very urgent, as this problem seems only to exist on my machine - for now. But I'...
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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 can I limit total quota using squid without authentication for per user

I am having Raspberry Pi running Raspbian, I have configured it as a wifi hotspot using hostapd and dhcpd, I have configured transparent squid proxy server on it. Now all traffic goes through my proxy ...
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Setting quotas from a Linux client on a SmartOS (OpenSolaris) based ZFS server

I have a SmartOS (an OS based on OpenSolaris) server running a few virtual machines. One of the ZFS volumes is shared as an NFS volume and mounted on one of the VMs which is running Debian wheezy. ...
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View free space on offline mapped network drive

We provide all of our users with a mapped network drive (H:) which we have re-directed my documents to. Using FSRM on the file server, each user is restricted to 5GB of disk space. Windows ...
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repquota displays wrong data

Repquota seems not give correct number of block used, but only for user with assigned limits (30MB/50MB): # repquota -s /skole/tjener/home0 *** Report for user quotas on device /dev/mapper/vg_system-...
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How can I recalculate XFS projects quota?

I have a XFS formatted disk and several projects quota in it. # xfs_quota -xc 'report -phN' foo 20K 22.9G 22.9G 00 [------] bar 396K 5.7G 5.7G 00 [------] buz 12K 22.9G 22.9G 00 [-...
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maildrop and quota exceeded

I implemented warning maildrop when quota exceeded. This worked correctly except for one detail. The drawback is that sending mail notice is sent only time... I mean for example if the mailbox has ...
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Shared Hosting Mysql Quota

Since MySql does not have a built in quota tool, I wonder how the Big Companies like Daddy and Gator and so on manage their limitations for users? I was thinking about to use some kind of script to ...
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Does a Windows Server 2012 FRSM auto-applied quota at a root folder mean the root folder has a cumulative quota equal to all subfolder quotas?

I've done some reading on TechNet and run a few searches for this answer, but so far haven't found anything. I have a root folder with 9 subfolders, and I assigned an auto apply template to the root ...
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Dovecot quota-warning.sh not being excecuted

I would like to run a custom script with dovecot once the user reaches certain percents of their quota. The issue is that no matter what I try dovecot does not seem to execute my bash script. 90-...
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Dovecot won't work with quota value from LDAP that include the “S” appended for size?

I have a courier-imap IMAP system backed by LDAP holding the user data. I would like to convert IMAP to dovecot, and I am able to successfully configure basic login; that is working correctly. But I ...
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NFS, Quota and LDAP

I have the following scenario in two servers with Debian: Server #1 OpenLDAP, NFS exporting /home Server #2 PAM with pam_ldap configured to authenticate against Server #1, /home directory mounted ...
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Overcross 30GB limitation quota W2008 R2

I want to configure quotas on Windows 2008 R2 but when I try to set the value to 50GB (50000000ko) it throws an error which says that the maximum have been reached and the value is set to 30GB : I ...
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Limit size using Quota per file for a user

I am working on a linux machine . i have a user name dave. i want to implement quota on /home/dave . that dave could not create more than 2 MB file in this main directory. user can create any sub ...
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Can I share my quota with another user

I have 2 users on a system, both with quotas. I would like to share the space allocated to one with the other. Is that possible?
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quota giving (seemingly) incorrect values

After some porting and moving of drives and so forth, our new system reports my user account as being well over the quota limit setup. I am now supposedly using 135GB, but my quota is 21GB. I can't ...