Problem with updation of 'quota'


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Problem with updation of 'quota'

Hi,

We have recently implemented 'quota' concept for the unix users.

softlimit - 230MB
hardlimit - 250MB

We have applied the quota when few of users are more than the hardlimit,issue is that even though the users cleared the space, still its 'quota' was not updating properly.
For some cases even the users with less than 200MB physically, still its showing more than that.

Let me give a sample example if i'm not clear wat i said

Quotas for user xxxx:
/home/work/worklvextd: blocks in use: 536448, limits (soft = 230400, hard = 281600)
inodes in use: 9558, limits (soft = 0, hard = 0)

Actual size used by user xxxx:
du -sm /home/work/worklvextd/xxxx
138.39 /home/work/worklvextd/xxxx


Some times when i do 'quotacheck <filesystem>', updation done but not every time Smilie

Please help in this regard, thanks in advance.
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RQUOTAD(8)						      System Manager's Manual							RQUOTAD(8)

NAME
rquotad, rpc.rquotad - remote quota server SYNOPSIS
rpc.rquotad DESCRIPTION
rquotad is an rpc(3N) server which returns quotas for a user of a local filesystem which is mounted by a remote machine over the NFS. It also allows setting of quotas on NFS mounted filesystem. The results are used by quota(1) to display user quotas for remote filesystems and by edquota(8) to set quotas on remote filesystems. The rquotad daemon is normally started at boot time from the system startup scripts. FILES
aquota.user or aquota.group quota file at the filesystem root (version 2 quota, non-XFS filesystems) quota.user or quota.group quota file at the filesystem root (version 1 quota, non-XFS filesystems) /etc/mtab default filesystems SEE ALSO
quota(1), rpc(3N), nfs(5), services(5), inetd(8) RQUOTAD(8)

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