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To clear up the filesystem, I archived /var/tmp (forgot that this directory was important for crontab), and then deleted the directory itself.
After that there were problems like crontab not accessible, certain ftp commands like mget not functioning, and worst there were some scripts which... (4 Replies)
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2. Red Hat
Can anyone help me with this error?
sudo yum install perl-Gtk2-WebKit
Loaded plugins: langpacks, presto, refresh-packagekit, versionlock
Setting up Install Process
--> Running transaction check
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Can you please tell me the command, with which one can know the amount of space a specific directory has used.
df -k . ---> Displays, the amount of space allocated, and used for a directory.
du -k <dir name> - gives me the memory used of all the files inside <dir>
But i... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: abhisheksunkari
this is the situation:
Power outage. Root mirror (svm).
it goes to single-user-mode, asking for fsck.
Fsck suceeds for one disk, but fail for the other.
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Can I delete the above file? It's big, about 1G. It's on a redhat ent 4 with ldap on it.
Is that safe to delete? It wasn't been used for already a month and it's in the backup storage.
Thanks for any comment you may add. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: itik
what's the impact if I change /var/tmp's permission into 750? (7 Replies)
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i heard once that the /tmp directory was a ramfs (swap) that is cleared at reboot time, is this still the case in redhat EL 3 and 4 ? (1 Reply)
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I'm getting an error when trying to vi my .profile. This is the first time I've logged onto this machine and apparently its rarely logged into. I'm assuming from the error that it's a permissions problem in the /var/tmp directory. Can anyone assist?
$ uname -a
AIX machine 1 5 000D96BF4C00
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does anyone have a script that can check the contents of the /tmp directory and for example e-mail the directory content if anything other than session files are present?
Maybe there are better ways to monitor suspicous /tmp and /var/tmp activity, if so I'm listening :) (1 Reply)
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Help ! - I have a process which I cannot find that is writing to /var/tmp every 10 minutes and filling up my partition, it is also filling up my wtmpx file. I have some software error correction for a faulty DIMM at the moment - is this likely to be causing this as well as over-loading my... (3 Replies)
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