Quotas not working on Dedicated Server


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Dec 20, 2011
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I've just noticed that quotas aren't working correctly on my dedicated server.

I've read elsewhere on here that I might been to symlink /dev/md1 to /dev/root

ln -s /dev/md1 /dev/root
Will this cause any issues with the server?

[email protected] [/tmp]# cat /etc/fstab
# <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
/dev/md1        /       ext4    errors=remount-ro,usrjquota=quota.user,jqfmt=vfsv0      0       1
/dev/sda2       swap    swap    defaults        0       0
/dev/sdb2       swap    swap    defaults        0       0
/dev/sdc2       swap    swap    defaults        0       0
proc            /proc   proc    defaults                0       0
sysfs           /sys    sysfs   defaults                0       0
tmpfs           /dev/shm        tmpfs   defaults        0       0
devpts          /dev/pts        devpts  defaults        0       0
tmpfs           /var/mysqltmp   tmpfs rw,gid=497,uid=498,size=1024M,nr_inodes=10k,mode=0700 0 0
[email protected] [/tmp]# ls -l /dev/root
/bin/ls: cannot access /dev/root: No such file or directory
[email protected] [/tmp]# ^C
[email protected] [/tmp]# df -h
Filesystem            Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
rootfs                274G   67G  193G  26% /
/dev/root             274G   67G  193G  26% /
devtmpfs               32G  488K   32G   1% /dev
tmpfs                  32G   12K   32G   1% /dev/shm
tmpfs                 1.0G  4.0K  1.0G   1% /var/mysqltmp
/dev/root             274G   67G  193G  26% /var/tmp

[email protected] [/tmp]# mount
rootfs on / type rootfs (rw)
/dev/root on / type ext4 (rw,relatime,errors=remount-ro,data=ordered,jqfmt=vfsv0,usrjquota=quota.user)
devtmpfs on /dev type devtmpfs (rw,relatime,size=32967188k,nr_inodes=8241797,mode=755)
none on /proc type proc (rw,relatime)
none on /sys type sysfs (rw,nosuid,nodev,noexec,relatime)
devpts on /dev/pts type devpts (rw,relatime,mode=600,ptmxmode=000)
tmpfs on /dev/shm type tmpfs (rw,relatime)
tmpfs on /var/mysqltmp type tmpfs (rw,relatime,size=1048576k,nr_inodes=10240,mode=700,uid=498,gid=497)
none on /proc/sys/fs/binfmt_misc type binfmt_misc (rw,relatime)
/dev/root on /var/tmp type ext4 (rw,relatime,errors=remount-ro,data=ordered,jqfmt=vfsv0,usrjquota=quota.user)