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Old 10-13-2002, 03:00 PM   #1
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disk quotas

I need help setting up disk quota first i have a question

If i set up a disk quota does the user get a special partion or can it be on my regular partion?

my users have thier homedir which is /home/usernamehere

i can set up the disk quota to the folder /home/usernamehere and to a user right?

and how is a disk quota set up?
Old 10-13-2002, 05:42 PM   #2
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If i set up a disk quota does the user get a special partion or can it be on my regular partion?
It's a regular partition that has been mounted with quota-support. Also, your kernel needs to support quotas.

For more information on quota do a research in the forum please since these kind of questions have been answered a couple of times already

As a general start with quotas you might find helpful!

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