Subject: Re: Enabling quota...
To: Jasper Y. Wong <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jukka Marin <email@example.com>
Date: 02/27/1996 16:11:07
> Hi, I'm trying to use the quota system that comes with NetBSDv1.1.
> I added ",userquota" to /etc/fstab and added a blank file 'quotas'
> to /usr (I changed the /usr entry in fstab to rw,userquota).
> However, nothing happens after I do a edquota <userid> on a user.
> I did change the block soft/hard limits to something like 1000/2000 and
> the inode limits as well. Whenever I do a quota <userid> it tells
> me there's no quota attached to the user, what did I do wrong?
The quota(1) command is buggy in the 1.1 distribution. It expects to
see 'ufs' partitions in /etc/fstab while the other tools want 'ffs'.
Get the quota sources and compile (the bug has been fixed already).