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Old 01-28-2006, 08:44 AM   #1
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limiting space for new users


i seem to be getting friends and family asking to host web/dns for them.
but i don't want the younger ones getting nuts on uploading a crap load and filling my drives.

i was looking for a sggestion on what to do.
my 1st thought was to leave create new partitions for each usser.
but how would a large host do with thousands of users/clients offering 5gb of space?

thanks
 
Old 01-28-2006, 09:18 AM   #2
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You should use quota to limit the disk space for your users. Take a look at this HOWTO or better this tutorial.

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Old 01-28-2006, 10:08 AM   #3
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cool!
thanks !
 
  


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