ivan at es.usyd.edu.au
Tue Jun 4 20:12:00 CDT 2002
Guys, can anybody confirm this?
I am running PE4400 smp latest 2.4.31-9 kernel.
I sent a question to quota developers about my quota problems, below is
what I got back.
> I am running RH (2.4.9-31) with quota on.
> Often I find that repquota and du shows different values.
> Running /sbin/quotacheck -avugfm corrects the problem.
> Do I have run /sbin/quotacheck all the time or the used blocks value
> should be autoupdated.
Of course it should be autoupdated..
> [root at atlas u1]# repquota /u1 | grep chrisw
> chrisw +- 229448 200000 220000 7days 24312 0 0
> [root at atlas u1]# pwd
> [root at atlas u1]# cd /u1/chrisw/
> [root at atlas chrisw]# du -sm
> 177 .
Do you have an SMP kernel? In that case you should try a newer kernel
(but you'll need either -ac version of kernel or quota patches from
Does anybody knows what -ac version of a kernel is?
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