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Old 08-05-2008, 06:24 AM   #1
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user quota

My linux machine has only two partitions on my disk .

/ (ext3) and swap .

I have 2 users . abc and xyz . I would like to increase the qouta limit for xyz . How can i do that ?

Since i cannot have seperate /home partition ..How can i go with 'quota' utility ?

Old 08-05-2008, 07:04 AM   #2
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You can apply quota on /. This is the only option. Or you can create a partition and format it and apply quota on it.
To edit quota for user you can

man edquota.


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