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From Edward Capriolo <edlinuxg...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Really old files in the data directory
Date Fri, 09 Dec 2011 22:37:55 GMT
Aha. I just tested that. Good point. It just seems that way because if I do
not clear my snapshots in production I run into disk space issues rather
quickly. That is what happens when you assume.

On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 4:09 PM, Brandon Williams <driftx@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 1:57 PM, Edward Capriolo <edlinuxguru@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Are you taking snapshots? If the file is referenced in a snapshot it will
> > not delete until it is also not part of any snapshot.
>
> That isn't true.  The file will be removed from the data dir, but
> still exist in the snapshot dir.
>
> -Brandon
>

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