[Dirvish] Too much disk space for images

Jenny Hopkins hopkins.jenny at gmail.com
Fri Oct 2 11:00:13 UTC 2009


2009/10/2 Paul Slootman <paul at debian.org>:
>> So that when image 20090705 is deleted, the du for 20090712 will show 31.9G?
>
> No. Maybe, but you just can't tell from the info given.
> The "log" file I referred to earlier gives all the necessary info...
>

I think perhaps the log file for the large change in 20090830 image
may have been somewhere in the preceding already deleted week, as
suggested earlier.

2009/10/2 Dave Howorth <dhoworth at mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk>:

> I think if you ask du to tell you the size of just one particular
> snapshot, it will give you a realistic answer for what would be left if
> you deleted all the other snapshots. That's the easiest way to know the
> size that I'm aware of.
>

Thanks very much, once again.

Jenny


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