[linux-lvm] Re: Not allowed to fill filesystem to 100%???
aab at cichlid.com
Thu Nov 17 18:06:58 UTC 2005
>> We have created some 300 GB lvm2 (RH 4.0 AS) filesystems for our
>> PostgreSQL databases. However, we tried to copy one of the larger
>> filesystems over to the new lvm filesystem and the copy abended due to
>> being. The system was reporting that the file system was 100% full
>> with 0 blocks free. However, a df reported almost 16GB free.
>If it's an ext2/3 filesystem, the default reserved space is 5%. Check
>the man pages for mke2fs and tune2fs.
Also, you might have run out of inodes, try "df -i", though that only
happens with lots of little files and databases tend to be the opposite.
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