unable to run synaptic
brian.mckee at gmail.com
Tue Apr 28 23:46:30 UTC 2009
>> >> > Yesterday I upgraded from 8.10 to 9.04, and today I am unable to run
>> >> > synaptic ! I get a window with the message:
>> >> > "failed to run /usr/sbin/synaptic as root, unable to copy the users
>> >> > Xauthorization file"
>> OK. One more:
>> $ df
> kjetil at familien:~$ df
> Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Available Use% Mounted on
> /dev/sda1 18544460 18141016 0 100% /
NoOp for the win!
See that first line? Your root (base level, not user root) partition is full.
17 gig seems like a lot - you must have some stuff hanging around
there somewhere you can delete. Post back if you need help finding
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