[Numpy-discussion] ERROR in installation of NumPy

Gael Varoquaux gael.varoquaux@normalesup....
Fri Oct 5 10:40:57 CDT 2007


On Fri, Oct 05, 2007 at 05:35:46PM +0200, Simone Marras wrote:
>    simone@linux-bstu:/home> df -h
>    Filesystem            Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
>    /dev/sda2             7.4G  7.0G   14M 100% /
>    udev                  506M  112K  506M   1% /dev
>    /dev/sda6              69G   14G   52G  22% /home
>    /dev/sdb1             459G  295G  141G  68% /media/disk

OK, well the answer is simple, you do not have enough space on your "/"
drive. 7.0G seems a lot for a linux install, but is not totally
ridiculous. I would say whoever installed the box didn't allocate enough
space for "/". I certainly would not put less than 10G, not because I
can't run with less, but because it forces me to do more maintainance.

Workaround : resize the partitions.

Gaël


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