RE: Missing HD Space? Bug?

cjag@knfpub.com
Mon, 11 Jan 1999 21:00:22 +1030 (CST)


I win!!

This has happened twice to me so far (fbsd) with one file nearly 400MB.

Can any one better this? <g>

Chris Jaeger
cjag@knfpub.com


On 07-Jan-99 Doommaker wrote:
> I'm not sure if I detected a bug in something or what.  It could be
> countless different AfterStep related things.  I've been noticing lately
> that I am missing a LOT of harddrive space and have nothing to account for
> it, so I did a 'du' and say that my ~/G/L/A was using 354megs!  I decided
> to investigate, and my search turned up this:
> 
> ~/G/L/A/non-configurable/0_background.134513992x134516344.as.xpm
> 
> The size of this xpm?  338megs!  Needless to say my machine is much
> happier now that it's not at 97% capacity.  Anyone know what might have
> caused this file to be created?  I didn't bother to xv it before I deleted
> it because I wasn't about to kill my system by loading a 338meg xpm.
> 
> --
> dmaker@alfheim.net

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