Re: 100% used / file system. Help!
Am Freitag, 23. September 2011 schrieb Lisi:
> On Friday 23 September 2011 20:06:15 Martin Steigerwald wrote:
> > I am pretty sure that browsers put the web cache into the home
> > directory
> > of the user that uses it or /var/tmp. I.e.:
> Mine were in /var/cache. At least, getting rid of the caches in all 3
> of the browsers that I use with any regularity cleared a fair bit of
> /var/cache, and I doubt that it was coincidence! But I am running an
> old system....
Hmmm, there is no directory on my system in /var/cache which is named as
it would be likely that it contains a browser cache:
merkaba:~> ls /var/cache
apt dictionaries-common modass
apt-listbugs dirmngr pbuilder
apt-show-versions flashplugin-nonfree pm-utils
apt-xapian-index fontconfig powertop
cups git samba
Are you sure /var/cache went smaller directly after cleaning browser
caches? Maybe you did something else...
(That said, a system-wide browser cache would make some sense, but there
are privacy concerns, cause a user might be able to see what another user
Martin 'Helios' Steigerwald - http://www.Lichtvoll.de
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