[clug] Ext3 /var is full but not?

Brett Worth brettw at cray.com
Fri Apr 11 07:58:53 EST 2003

On Fri, 11 Apr 2003, Michael Still wrote:

> I have a /var whihc is 400mb. It only has just over 100mb on it, but when
> you try to add data (e.g. echo "foo" > /var/foo) I get back a "no space on
> device" message.

I know this is a simplistic answer but...  is it inodes?  df -i

Just out of interest is this a RH8.0 system?  I've seen /var/log/mailman go
mad on a fresh install.  Its got something to do with rotatelogs if I


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