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Old 06-09-2004, 10:30 PM   #1
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Disk usage problems


Using the du command in shell, it shows that 1.8gb of my partition is being used. However when I type df, 4.1gb out of 4.8gb is said to be used... Why is there such a big discrepancy? Does it have anything to do with a symbolic directory linked to a 3gb directory on another partition?

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Just think of it as rounding errors.

Try a
du -k
for instance, and compare the values then.



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