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Old 04-25-2007, 05:21 AM   #1
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Question fatal error:no space left on device

hi all,
i have one ntfs, 2 fat32, one ext2, and one swap partition
the ext2 partition has run out of space.What unwanted system files can i remove to free up space in this partition and where can i find them.
Old 04-25-2007, 06:11 AM   #2
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type as root in console pkgtool (Remove packages option)
possible packages which in my opinion you could erase are:

java support
some kde packages such as multimedia network,education etc
glibc i18 language support
and many others
Old 04-25-2007, 07:02 PM   #3
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hey thanks props666999,
things worked out fine according to what you said


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