Trying to restart crontab service and getting no space left on device, however there are plenty of space in the server. Any help appreciated.
[root@at-app-dev-01 backup]# service crond restart Redirecting to /bin/systemctl restart crond.service Error: No space left on device [root@at-app-dev-01 backup]# df -i Filesystem Inodes IUsed IFree IUse% Mounted on devtmpfs 995120 311 994809 1% /dev tmpfs 1001102 1 1001101 1% /dev/shm tmpfs 1001102 423 1000679 1% /run tmpfs 1001102 16 1001086 1% /sys/fs/cgroup /dev/vda1 83885504 568778 83316726 1% / tmpfs 1001102 1 1001101 1% /run/user/0 [root@at-app-dev-01 backup]# [root@at-app-dev-01 backup]# df -H Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on devtmpfs 4.1G 0 4.1G 0% /dev tmpfs 4.2G 0 4.2G 0% /dev/shm tmpfs 4.2G 404M 3.7G 10% /run tmpfs 4.2G 0 4.2G 0% /sys/fs/cgroup /dev/vda1 172G 8.9G 163G 6% / tmpfs 821M 0 821M 0% /run/user/0 [root@at-app-dev-01 backup]# stat /tmp File: '/tmp' Size: 93 Blocks: 0 IO Block: 4096 directory Device: fd01h/64769d Inode: 4194379 Links: 7 Access: (1777/drwxrwxrwt) Uid: ( 0/ root) Gid: ( 0/ root) Access: 2020-02-09 21:54:09.318089350 +0530 Modify: 2020-02-09 21:54:28.879016531 +0530 Change: 2020-02-09 21:57:54.578250783 +0530 Birth: -
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It might take some time to complete however I feel like there might be something not being shown by the
There are a couple of main causes here. Occasionally, a file will be deleted, but a process is still using it. Linux won’t release the storage associated with the file while the process is still running. You just need to find the process and restart it.
Try to locate the process.
The problematic process should be listed, then just restart it.
If this doesn’t help, then I’ll recommend trying to reboot the droplet and see what happens.