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RE: Upgrade Options


  • Subject: RE: Upgrade Options
  • From: "Cotes, Steven" <cotess@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 12 Feb 1998 09:41:25 -0800

fixed



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> From:         Gary Feinstein[SMTP:gfeinste@planethollywood.com]
> Sent:         Thursday, February 12, 1998 7:28 AM
> To:   MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
> Subject:      Re: Upgrade Options
> 
        <snip>

> GULP!  I just recently had a user with a runaway job that ate up
> almost
> all of my existing disk space.  When I left work that day, I was at
> 86%.  My system paged me in the middle of the night warning me that we
> were at almost 98%!  Whew...good thing I was able to dial in and do an
> endjob in time.  I thought everyone would like a good horror story!
> :-)  
> Gary
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> 
Gary,
Always scary.
What's worse is having a system hit 100%.
Did it once, never want to again.

You may want to look at using DST to set your alarm level a little
lower.
Don't remember what the default is, we have ours set to 90%.

 -Steve Cotes
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