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Disk Space. userid associated with /var/autoinstall

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by underzen, May 24, 2003.

  1. underzen

    underzen Member

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    One of my accounts is showing about 63megs when there account is empty.

    When I run: find -user nosquids
    i see all of his normal files that he owns. But then I see these.

    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/mime_types/sound.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/mime_types/stuffit.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/mime_types/text.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/mime_types/txt.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/mime_types/win_player.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/mime_types/word.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/mime_types/zip.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/.DS_Store
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/acp_check.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/acp_delete.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/acp_edit.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/acp_resync.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/acp_rules.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/ad-logo.jpg
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/add.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/bar.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/bar_left.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/bar_right.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/blank.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/colours.gif
    ./var/autoinstall/english/iboard/html/sys-img/colours.html


    When i cd into the /var/autoinstall/english directory I see this


    root@server1 [/var/autoinstall/english]# ls -l
    total 56
    drwxrwxrwx 14 root root 4096 Jan 8 02:56 ./
    drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 4096 Jan 26 09:45 ../
    drwxr-xr-x 14 nosquids 557 4096 Nov 18 2002 auction/
    drwxr-xr-x 6 nosquids 557 4096 Aug 21 2002 blog/
    drwxrwxrwx 9 nosquids 557 4096 Jan 5 04:55 community/
    drwxrwxr-x 10 nosquids 557 4096 Jan 9 01:06 forum/
    drwxr-xr-x 8 nosquids 557 4096 Sep 16 2002 gallery/
    drwxr-xr-x 12 nosquids 557 4096 Jan 23 03:46 iboard/
    drwxr-xr-x 6 root root 4096 Jul 24 2002 links/
    drwxrwxrwx 29 nosquids 557 4096 Jan 6 01:50 office/
    drwxr-xr-x 11 nosquids 557 4096 Jan 6 02:05 postnuke/
    drwxr-xr-x 9 nosquids 557 4096 Jan 8 01:53 shop/
    drwxr-xr-x 10 root root 4096 Aug 7 2002 website/
    drwxr-xr-x 12 nosquids 557 4096 Jan 6 02:54 xoops/



    I dont think this is normal. Should i chown to all root again?

    thanks

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  2. rbmatt

    rbmatt Well-Known Member

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    Yes, these are the Fantastico files. It looks like when the files were tarred up on their server, it had a userid not equal to 0. cPanel checks diskspace by all the files owned by the user.
    just chown -R root.root /var/autoinstall

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