[Mageia-sysadm] Disk full on valstar

Olivier Blin mageia at blino.org
Mon Jan 24 13:41:54 CET 2011

Pascal Terjan <pterjan at gmail.com> writes:

> On Mon, Jan 24, 2011 at 07:39, Olivier Blin <mageia at blino.org> wrote:
>> nicolas vigier <boklm at mars-attacks.org> writes:
>>>> > - do not keep src.rpm in case of failure. We do not really use them
>>>> > anyway, and removing them freed 6g on the server.
>>>> We could have a cron, like on Mandriva BS, removing files older than a
>>>> few days (like 7 days).
>>> Or one month, or more (if it can be useful). We have 1.53T free so we
>>> can probably create a big lvm partition for this.
>>> Maybe we can create a 100G lvm partition for this ?
>> It grew to about 14G in 2 weeks, without big packages like OpenOffice or
>> OpenArena, we have to be careful.
>> Also, having more src.rpm/.info files in /uploads means the BS and its
>> web status will be slower.
>> Maybe we can move them to a /olds-uploads dir after one week, to make
>> the BS faster but still keep history and remove them from there after
>> one moth.
> Why not keeping at most n submits (like 10K) and at most 1 month and
> at most 90G ?
> If we get over 90G remove oldest ones, day by day, until we get back
> into the limit

Maybe we could use this, but with two levels (so that uploads + web
interface are not slowed down too much):
- in /uploads, at most 500 submits or 1 week or 20G
- in /old-uploads, at most 10k submits or 1 month or 90G

Olivier Blin - blino

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