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Filesystem Intricacies Everything related to filesystem attributes like filenames, filetypes, inodes , metadata, permissions, ACL,SELINUX etc
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Quota stats reporting for existing users

Posted 03-19-2010 at 10:43 AM by Mr. ameya sathe (Tantra Yantra Swatantrya)
Updated 03-19-2010 at 10:44 AM by Mr. ameya sathe

According to documentation; you have followed the correct procedure for creating quota for a group as well as for a user. But; still the
repquota command is still displaying the quota value for soft and hard limit as zero.

The reason is that; unless & until a file owned by that by particular group or the user is created, repquota will not report the quota values for the said group and user.
Remember this file must be of non-zero value.
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Inode and its corresponding filename

Posted 07-21-2009 at 09:58 AM by Mr. ameya sathe (Tantra Yantra Swatantrya)

We refer to a file by its name. Computer refer to the file by its inode numbers. For every filesystem; there is an inode table. This table consists of Inode numbers & its correspondingmetadata. On the contrary; the mapping of filenames to inode numbers is stored in the directory containing the file.
To display the inode number of a file; say hindu one must issue the command
Code:
ls -i hindu
To display the total number of inode numbers in the filesystem ; you must issue the command...
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