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Old 01-22-2009, 07:53 AM   #1
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Unhappy size of the partition....(no space left)

how much the size of the partition for build lfs?? i've tried 7 GB, but on gcc reinstallation (pass) on book 6.3, no space left....
Old 01-23-2009, 04:55 PM   #2
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7 Gig should be more than enough. Use the du command to see how big your various directories are. For example to check /home use this command:

du -s -h /home

Then this thread contains some estimates of how big the various directories should be:

Then you could see where you are having a space problem.

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