Re: 6Gb of invisible files, or what?
Oliver Elphick wrote:
It's the other way around. He's getting the problem with df (which is
by partition), and not with du.
On Tue, 2005-09-13 at 17:44 +0300, Juha Pahkala wrote:
today I found out, that out of my 10Gb root partition df only shows
around 300Mb free!
So, I started looking and trying to find out what took all this disk
space. But I didn't get very far. As previously, I used du on all the
directories on root level / to see, which directory was excessively
large. But using du, I only managed to find a bit under 4Gb of files!
And now I'm wondering where the difference comes from and what can I do
Can anybody help me here, to free up some disk space, to help me
understand what's going on?
Do you have any extra partitions mounted? If so, any contents of the
mount directories will be concealed (but will still take space, of