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Old 03-31-2009, 04:29 AM   #1
SantoshSonavale
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Question how to set the maximum directory size in linux


how to set the maximum directory size in linux? any command is there?
 
Old 03-31-2009, 05:26 AM   #2
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well we do have quota in linux, with the help of which u can determine maximum allowed size to a partition.

Eg., If a 1MB quota is set for partition [/home]
then every subdir under that /home can use a max of 1 MB

i hope this provides some help.
 
  


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