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Old 01-14-2004, 07:50 AM   #1
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Disk Quota Problem in Red Hat 9.0


Hello everyone,

I want to apply user quotas in Red Hat 9.0. When I apply the command (quotacheck -avug) then the message is displayed * Can't find filesystem to check of filesystem not mounted with quota option *. I have already remount the partition on which i want to apply quotas.

What is the real problem.

Thanx in anticipation
 
Old 01-14-2004, 08:46 AM   #2
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u have not mounted the file system with quota support.
to do this open fstab and add "usrquota,grpquota" after the key word defaults.

here is an example
/dev/hde1 /home ext3 defaults,usrquota 1 1

this mounts my home dir with user support if u want group support add grpquota.
 
Old 01-14-2004, 09:48 AM   #3
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Make sure that you have the usrquota and/or grpquota option in the /etc/fstab file for the partition.

/dev/hda2 /storage ext3 defaults,usrquota,grpquota 0 0

Create the <user/auser>.<quota/.group> files, remount your filesystem and run quotacheck again. That should work.
 
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