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In addition to already suggested causes, it could be also following: a different disk is mounted "over" the existing folder which is full of data du will calculate the size spent of mounted disk and df will show really spent solution: (when possible) unmount all non-root disks and check the size with du -md 1 again. Fix situation by moving hidden folder to ...
I had this exact same problem where the files on my drive were relatively small, but disk space was 100% used up. I had an issue where my primary boot disk was filling up after I performed a sync of backup drives. >rsync -avxHAXW /media/backup1 /media/backup2 After this sync my primary disk was full.... which baffled me. It turns out I was ...
I found the cause of the problem - I used a tool called SpaceSniffer. Turns out there was about 19 GB of log files in the C:\Windows\system32 folder. I have no idea why they didn't show up in Treesize or WinDirStat, but regardless of why, I found the culprit. I have now deleted those files and voilà - 22 GB free space!
Could you download the following software and check? I hope this helps as this is a server just be careful before you clean the junk files out (Click the Analyse button and check how much you are gonna save from your hard drive) https://www.piriform.com/ccleaner
It might be trashes from users, or System Restore information, or something similar. WinDirStat or TreeSize wont be able to access those directories, at least if you don't run them with elevated privileges. And even then, you can't enter System Volume Information (that contains among others the restore points) because even not the administrator account is ...
Searching for the same thing, I found your question with no answers yet. For me, the following thing has worked: shut down the guest (in my case, a debian 7.0) in the usual way. extend the "original" LV (in the host's VG, of course), e.g., by 5G. For this, you have to be root/sudo on the host: lvextend -L +5G ...
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