[ILUG-BOM] inode problem

Amitay Isaacs amitay@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Mon Oct 25 09:15:23 IST 2004

Any particular application creating these 0 byte files?

find /var -size 0 | xargs rm -f


Keith Fernandez wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a mailing application running on RedHat 7.3, Every couple of  months
> we have a problem with the inodes getting used up on the /var partition.
> There is a lot of space on the partition, However the inodes are used up  by
> a lot of 0 byte files by this application.
>  I just wanted to ask the gurus in the list, if anyone came across this
> problem and how they went about trying to solve it.
> I had to find out the 0 byte files in /var and then deleted the 0 byte
> files.
> Thanks..
> Regards,
> Keith

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