Subject: Re: 1.4.3 upgrade base package fails
To: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
From: Iggy Drougge <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/13/2001 19:44:46
Manuel Bouyer skrev:
>On Thu, Dec 13, 2001 at 12:02:51AM +0100, Iggy Drougge wrote:
>> No, I've managed to all but forget about that mechanism in UNIX FSes.
>> Still, I deleted src/sys, shouldn't that free up a whole lot of inodes?
>Yes it should. But maybe there's a lot of new files too.
>Also remember that for files that are open (most likely executables and
>shared libs in your case), the inode and assiciated blocks are not freed
>until the file is closed.
>Did you check the filesystem with fsck ? Did you check lost+found ?
The FSes are fscked automatically before they're mounted. Lost+found is nearly
However, through extrapolation of some advice on another list, I found out
that somewhere along the road, / (md0a) goes from 99% to 100% full. I deleted
/etc/*pwd*, gaining some 80 k of free space, and now the extraction worked.
Does this warrant a "pr"?
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