[maemo-users] disk space running short on /

From: Christer Eliasson eliasson.christer at gmail.com
Date: Mon Oct 20 20:38:51 EEST 2008
I know about symlinks :p

And yes as Kenneth pointed out it will bork on the next update.

Making a symlink is just a workaround of the real problem.

Ie not being able to choose flashing target (which would be nice) or  
defaulting on internal memorycard on N810.


20 okt 2008 kl. 19.27 skrev kenneth marken:

> On Monday 20 October 2008 19:23:01 James Knott wrote:
>> Laurent GUERBY wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I'm running short of space on / (10 MB free) on my diablo N810 so  
>>> I have
>>> to uninstall some apps to be able to install new apps (which  
>>> otherwise
>>> fail leaving the system in an unknown state, not good).
>>> Is there a way to remove useless stuff (like translation, temporary
>>> downloads, etc...)? To safely (approved by Nokia) tell the system  
>>> to put
>>> some system stuff to /media/mmc1 instead of /?
>> One nice thing about Linux, is that you can use symbolic links to  
>> move a
>> subdirectory to a different filesystem.  To do that, you create a new
>> directory on your SD-RAM card and then move the contents of the old
>> directory to is.  After that's done, you can create the symlink, so  
>> that
>> those files appear in the same location as before, even though  
>> they're
>> on a different device.
> and expect the ssu to break, badly, on the next update...
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