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[Savannah-hackers-public] /tmp ran out of i-nodes [Re: FYI, disk full on
[Savannah-hackers-public] /tmp ran out of i-nodes [Re: FYI, disk full on git-push to coreutils, ...
Wed, 04 Jul 2007 16:56:24 +0200
Jim Meyering <address@hidden> wrote:
> FYI, I'm investigating a failure I just saw while pushing the latest
> coreutils change set. The push- (aka update-) hook normally mirrors
> the git delta to a CVS mirror repository. However, this time, the
> cvs commit failed:
> cvs [commit aborted]: Failed to create temporary file: No space left on
> cvs commit -F .msg NEWS doc/coreutils.texi m4/.gitignore src/pr.c ...
> /usr/local/bin/git-cvsexportcommit line 295.
> By the time I got back to it and looked, there was plenty of space:
> address@hidden:/etc/pam.d# df -hT
> Filesystem Type Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
> /dev/hdv1 ufs 526G 107G 393G 22% /
> none tmpfs 1.0G 440M 585M 43% /tmp
> none tmpfs 1.0G 0 1.0G 0% /var/lock/cvs
BTW, /tmp was out of inodes.
Too many /tmp/cvs-serv* temporary directories had accumulated.
I've just removed a bunch of old ones.
Obviously, cvs should remove its temporary dirs, but perhaps
/tmp's currently configured limit of 215K inodes is also too low.