[PC-BSD Testing] /var partition easily gets filled up

claive alvin Acedilla cabpacedilla at gmail.com
Mon Apr 2 12:28:55 PDT 2012


Hi Kris

Attached is my new /var.
Still i have those /var/tmp/instmp.* files.
I can see them when issue du command from root prompt.


On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 8:28 PM, claive alvin Acedilla <
cabpacedilla at gmail.com> wrote:

> No problem Kris. I will see
>
>
> On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 7:13 PM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
>
>>  On 03/30/2012 11:58, claive alvin Acedilla wrote:
>>
>> Hi Kris,
>>
>>  Im just using AppCafe and System Packages from Control Panel.
>>
>>
>> Can you manually remove the /var/tmp/instmp.* directories, and see if
>> they come back after running those utilities? I've searched the source of
>> both and cant find any reference to that location.
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Mar 30, 2012 at 6:43 PM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
>>
>>> On 03/30/2012 09:08, claive alvin Acedilla wrote:
>>> > Once i installed a lot of applications plus xfce and kde and PCBSD was
>>> > not able to boot saying "/var filesystem is full" error.
>>> >
>>>
>>>  How are you installing applications?? I'm checking here, and nowhere in
>>> our code do we use /var/tmp/instmp.* as a temporary directory. Rather we
>>> use /usr/pbi for extraction / temp data.
>>>
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