On Thursday 24 July 2003 03:12 pm, Dan Nelson wrote: > > The FFS filesystem reserves 8% of the disk > space so that it can allocate contiguous blocks for files.
It happens to serve that function, but I understood the reserve is for root so that users can not fill filesystems and kill root processes. The reserve does not apply to UID 0. -- David Kelly N4HHE, [EMAIL PROTECTED] ===================================================================== The human mind ordinarily operates at only ten percent of its capacity -- the rest is overhead for the operating system. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"