Quota System With Linux Slackware

Posted on 1997-11-10
Last Modified: 2013-12-15
How do i setup a user quota on Slackware96 Linux?
Question by:smilepak
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ID: 1630492
I guess it will be the same way on Slackware as on others.
Make sure you have quota support in the kernel (recompile it)
and add usrquota as flag on the partition in /etc/fstab ?


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demiurg earned 100 total points
ID: 1630493
1. compile kernel with quota support
2. install quota package
3. use "quotaon" to enable it - for example
on startup
4. use "edquota" to edit users quotas

Author Comment

ID: 1630494
thx, can you please explain a little more, i am a newbie


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