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Filesystem problem ????

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by hkewell, Jun 5, 2002.

  1. hkewell

    hkewell Well-Known Member

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    Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
    /dev/sda5 1008M 507M 449M 53% /
    /dev/sda1 34M 14M 18M 42% /boot
    /dev/sda2 24G 71M 22G 1% /home
    none 503M 0 503M 0% /dev/shm &&&&& what is this ?????
    /dev/sda6 1008M 46M 911M 5% /tmp
    /dev/sda8 3.9G 1020M 2.7G 27% /usr
    /dev/sda7 2.0G 61M 1.8G 4% /var
     
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    awsol cPanel Test Bitch

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    LOL I just got a new server at burst and it has that same damn partition. No idea what it is.
     
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    SplashHost.com Well-Known Member

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    Thats your swap partition i think.
     
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    Your /etc/fstab should help explain a purpose for that, I'd imagine............
     
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    /dev/shm is for POSIX shared memory use. It isn't an actual file system.

    Basicly, just ignore it.

    I got it when I installed Mandrake 8.1 at home, and I bet 7.3 has it as well
     
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