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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm practicing new things with Linux/Unix and I need someone to point me at the right direction.
Lets say I create a user named user1. After creating it, how would I enable quotas for it. I have already added "userquota" under "/etc/fstab" and rebooted my system, but after I run the command... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: abhi7514
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello.. I wrote the following shell script to run disk quotas for assigning limits to users. I need to know the partition which the user has created and mount it. So i copied the partitions (which will be displayed after running fdisk -l) and separted the last line from it and cut the required... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: kalyanilinux
I am trying to set quotas on /export/home filesystem for some of our users on a Solaris Zone I know that you would be redirecting me to some of the documentation pages, but I have already done that.
The /export/home on the Zone is a Veritas FS and I cannot see an entry for... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: grajp002
I have a teenage lad who needs to learn some discipline with internet access etc. etc. My main problem is that he is downloading so much that he is using more than his fair share. What I'd like to do is set a download quota for him so that he can learn what this all means. Can... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: greadey
How do I limit the maximum usage space for a specific MySQL user ??
Databases can be unlimited but the total sum of data on all tables and databases shouldn't exceed a limit I want. How to do this ?? (2 Replies)
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6. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Heres a stupid question to all you Linux gods/goddesses.
Is there any way to have the system automatically set user quotas when a user account is created or does it have to be done by hand or a script. Every article, thread, anything Ive read so far only shows how to set quotas manually. Any... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mcady_02
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello, I will be creating several users on a new AIX box. I would like to limit the amount of data they can keep. How can I do that in smit or with a command.
Thanks - Brad (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: rondebbs
Has anyone ever used disk quotas with NIS? I tried to implement it the normal way but since the users only exist in NIS and not in the local passwd file when i try the edquota command it cannot find the user.
Thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: meyersp
9. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Hi, I'm trying to setup user quotas on my Linux system.
It is Suse 7.3 running the standard kernel from that release.
When I try to run quotaon, I get the following:
# quotaon -v /dev/hdc1
quotaon: using /home/aquota.user on /dev/hdc1: Invalid argument
I can't figure out what it means by... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cybler
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
From Windows 2000 server, you can allow ceratin users to use only so much disk space when they login.
I'm sure you can do that in Linux/UNIX, but I just don't know how or what you call them here (disk quotas maybe?). Anyway, any kind help is always greatly appreciated.... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: zorro81