Manpage of FULL

FULL

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (4)
Updated: 2007-11-24
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NAME

full - always full device  

CONFIGURATION

If your system does not have /dev/fullcreated already, it can be created with the following commands:
        mknod -m 666 /dev/full c 1 7
        chown root:root /dev/full
 

DESCRIPTION

File /dev/fullhas major device number 1 and minor device number 7.

Writes to the /dev/fulldevice will fail with an ENOSPCerror. This can be used to test how a program handles disk-full errors.

Reads from the /dev/fulldevice will return \0 characters.

Seeks on /dev/fullwill always succeed.  

FILES

/dev/full  

SEE ALSO

mknod(1), null(4), zero(4)


 

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NAME
CONFIGURATION
DESCRIPTION
FILES
SEE ALSO

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