disk usage full. but I do not know why my usage is full.

January 11, 2018 475 views
Storage Ubuntu 16.04

My usage is 30GB, and I use WordPress 5GB.

However, since WordPress does not upload the file, I can access console access and check it using "du -sh / *" command.

The / var directory occupies 28 GB. What is the problem?

I have never uploaded a large file using ftp.

1 Answer

run command du -sh /var/*, then run same command on biggest dir du -sh /var/run/biggest_dir/*, and so on until you find problem.

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