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Re: Hard disk (df) reporting.



On Fri, Apr 28, 2000 at 09:13:23AM +0200, Oswald Buddenhagen wrote:
> > 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.

lsof | grep "\.gnome-errors" might be better in this case. i can't seem
to find an option to fuser to list the particular filenames, and since
the file is deleted fuser can't get a hold to find who has it open.


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