On Wednesday 04 February 2004 21:56, Danny Pansters wrote: > On Wednesday 04 February 2004 21:31, Harald Schmalzbauer wrote: > > Hi all, > > > > I manually created disklabels with a size number of 10485760. > > I wanted to have 5 GigaByte big labels, so 5*1024*1024*1024/512=10485760. > > Now after doing a newfs and mounting the new label, df -h reports a size > > of 4.8GB. > > Can someone please enlighten me? > > > > Thanks, > > > > -Harry > > Per default, 5% of the space is reserved for root, so that in the worse > case you can always write at least *something* to it as root. When running > out of disk space you can actually get a 'df' of 106% or so because of > this. It's a FAQ.
But it's not my problem. What you mean results in limited available space, but doesn't have any influence on Size summary. Btw I did a newfs with -m 0 so it can't be the reaseon. -Harry > > HTH > > Dan