>
> please read this part of the squid faq:
> http://www.squid-cache.org/Doc/FAQ/FAQ-4.html#ss4.14
>
> try using a conservative size for cache_dir, say 2500 or 3000MB.

I reduced the size to 3000 but my df -h now shows this
/dev/sda5 3.9G 3.8G 199M 96% /cache

It seems to me that cache_dir in squid.conf is having no affect.Hope some one can help.



> hope this helps.
>
>
> babar haq wrote:
>
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: "Claudiu Bosioc"
> >Date: Sat, 28 Feb 2004 21:05:47 +0200
> >To: "babar haq" ,
> >Subject: Re: [squid-users] cache_dir size problem
> >
> >
> >
> >>are you using FreeBSD?
> >>is 5% of your partition reserved for root?
> >>
> >>

> >I am using red hat linux 7.3 with squid 2.5 Stable 3. Its compiled not a rpm.
> >total partition is 3.9GB 5% of this should be 0.195GB which shoud be available.
> >Do u know mean we have to specify it some where?????Sorry for the ignorance.
> >Thanx in advance
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >>best regards,
> >>Claudiu Bosioc
> >>www.his.ro
> >>IT Manager
> >>
> >>----- Original Message -----
> >>From: "babar haq"
> >>To:
> >>Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2004 3:32 PM
> >>Subject: [squid-users] cache_dir size problem
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>>Hi
> >>>This is my cache_dir line in squid.conf
> >>>cache_dir ufs /cache 3500 16 256
> >>>
> >>>my /cache total size is 3.9G
> >>>df -h shows this for /cache
> >>>/dev/sda5 3.9G 3.7G 272M 94% /cache
> >>>
> >>>If I have limit /cache to 3500MB, why is its size growing much higher then
> >>>
> >>>
> >>that? I also have these lines in my cache.log
> >>
> >>
> >>>2004/02/27 22:34:55| WARNING: Shrinking cache_dir #0 to 2862576 KB
> >>>2004/02/27 22:34:55| diskHandleWrite: FD 69: disk write error: (28) No
> >>>
> >>>
> >>space left on device
> >>
> >>
> >>>2004/02/27 22:34:55| storeUfsWriteDone: got failure (-6)
> >>>2004/02/27 22:34:55| storeSwapOutFileClosed: dirno 0, swapfile 0001BF33,
> >>>
> >>>
> >>errflag=-6
> >>
> >>
> >>> (28) No space left on device
> >>>2004/02/27 22:34:55| WARNING: Shrinking cache_dir #0 to 2862572 KB
> >>>2004/02/27 22:34:55| diskHandleWrite: FD 103: disk write error: (28) No
> >>>
> >>>
> >>space left on device
> >>
> >>
> >>>2004/02/27 22:34:55| storeUfsWriteDone: got failure (-6)
> >>>2004/02/27 22:34:55| storeSwapOutFileClosed: dirno 0, swapfile 0001BF33,
> >>>
> >>>
> >>errflag=-6
> >>
> >>
> >>> (28) No space left on device
> >>>
> >>>Is there something wrong???
> >>>
> >>>Regards,
> >>>Babar
> >>>
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> >Regards,
> >Babar
> >
> >

>
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> E-Net Corporation
> Binan, Laguna, Philippines
>
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