[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Hard disk (df) reporting.

> Now I killed the process and deleted the file, but the amount of space
> used reported by df stayed the same. A du of / reported ~200Mb less, as I
> expected.
> "Sync" has not altered the report of df. Is this 200Mb actually freed or
> trapped still somehow?
probably there are still some processes, which hold the file open.
try fuser.

Hi! I'm a .signature virus! Copy me into your ~/.signature, please!
Linux - the last service pack you'll ever need.

Reply to: