Constipated Ibex

Pete Clapham pc44062 at
Wed Apr 8 17:02:31 UTC 2009

Hi, all --

My server using Intrepid appears to have a constipated  root directory.  
Here is the output from the df -h.  As you can see, the / drive is 100% 
used.  I was able to get some stuff out of my home directory, but the 
problem appears to be elsewhere.  Surely 129 Gb should be enough for an 
sda disk when /all/ of the relevant collections are stored on sdb, sdc, 
sdd, and sde. 

Does anybody know a way to search through the root directory (and its 
subalterns) to find out what's clogging the drive -- and then to 
determine what can be deleted?

Thanks for your help.

Filesystem            Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/sda1             129G  122G  707M 100% /
tmpfs                 3.0G     0  3.0G   0% /lib/init/rw
varrun                3.0G  440K  3.0G   1% /var/run
varlock               3.0G     0  3.0G   0% /var/lock
udev                  3.0G  2.8M  3.0G   1% /dev
tmpfs                 3.0G  112K  3.0G   1% /dev/shm
/dev/sdb1             1.4T  887G  420G  68% /archive
/dev/sdc1             1.4T  883G  424G  68% /backup
/dev/sdd1             1.4T  646G  661G  50% /Major_Collections
/dev/sde1             1.4T  646G  661G  50% /backup_Major_Collections

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