Subject: Re: Further modem troubles, et al., and a Quantum question
To: Dan Jacobowitz <>
From: Colin Wood <>
List: port-mac68k
Date: 10/11/1996 17:08:57
> In an attempt to fix some problems with my chat script I was attempting to
> use tip and cu to connect manually.  Each time I got something along the
> lines of:
> cu:  October 11, 4:15: kernel /netbsd uid 66: File system full
> Write /var/spool/locl/TMP00000001a2 failed.
> floater#
> Checking with fsck showed no problems, and I can still create files.  'df',
> however, shows me at 109% capacity, even though fewer blocks are marked
> used than are marked available.
> My internal drive is, I think, a QUANTAM CS160.  Not sure, but definitely a
> Quantum.  Could this be the trouble that people were describing the past
> few days?  Can I fix this?

This is not the same Quantum problem.  You simply have a full filesystem 
and need to remove and compress some stuff.  Use du to figure out where 
the usage is.  Chances are you have a core file or two, or perhaps your 
logs are using up too much space.


Colin Wood                            
Consultant                                        Rice University
Information Technology Services                       Houston, TX