Fedora and Luks, LVM.

asked 2016-02-29 04:44:37 -0500

updated 2016-03-13 17:24:09 -0500

mether gravatar image

I have installed Fedora with lvm Luks just now. i gave the /home partition 340 GB of space, when i start into the new Fedora with Luks password and trying to upload my saved dokument on /home partition. Its says clear that i dont have more 300 something MB in disk-space, why is that when i made a home partition with 340 GB. later on i discovered that every folder dont have more then 300 something MB. Beloved and educated Fedora User's, what am i doing wrong? Just migrated from GNU Debian to Fedora, tho about give it a try! Btw, is Linux from Scratch building impossible with Fedora? Sincerly: ex Debian User

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can you post the exact error message you are getting as well as the output of df

bodhi.zazen gravatar imagebodhi.zazen ( 2016-02-29 06:11:50 -0500 )edit

There is not enough space on the destination. Try to remove files to make space. There is 27.7 GB available, but 142.7 GB is required.

Neptunus gravatar imageNeptunus ( 2016-02-29 07:10:38 -0500 )edit

That message is self explanatory. You have 27 or so Gb free in /home and you are trying to save a 142 Gb file. Add space to /home or delete 120+ Gb of files you do not need. Use du and df -h to identify space and size of files.

bodhi.zazen gravatar imagebodhi.zazen ( 2016-02-29 07:27:14 -0500 )edit

but i made a patition on 347 gig only for /home, i am giving the correct pass for encryption hard drive. So something is not right?

Neptunus gravatar imageNeptunus ( 2016-02-29 08:58:20 -0500 )edit

If you need help, post the partition information requested in my first comment - output of du - you can pastebin the information.

bodhi.zazen gravatar imagebodhi.zazen ( 2016-02-29 11:00:28 -0500 )edit