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From Dan Armbrust <>
Subject Re: Full disk space during indexing process with 120 gb of free disk space
Date Thu, 07 Dec 2006 15:37:35 GMT
Ariel Isaac Romero Cartaya wrote:
> Hi every body:
>   I am getting a problem during the indexing process, I am indexing big
> amounts of texts most of them in pdf format I am using pdf box 0.6 version.
> The space in hard disk before that the indexing process begin is around 120
> Gb but incredibly even when my lucene index doesn't have yet 300 mb my hard
> disk has not already free space, more incredible is that when I turn off 
> the
> process of indexing then the free disk space arise rapidly to 120 Gb. How
> could happen this if I doesn't copy the documents to the disk ??? , I 
> have a
> linux machine for the indexing process, I have been thinking that could be
> the temporaly files of something , may be pdf box ???
> Could you help me please ???
> Greetings

It would be helpful if you knew what was filling your harddisk.  What 
files are filling the 120 GB?  Where are they located?


Daniel Armbrust
Biomedical Informatics
Mayo Clinic Rochester

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