# df . -i Filesystem Inodes IUsed IFree IUse% Mounted on /dev/mapper/vgFOO-lv_bar 53136 52857 279 100% /bar # df . -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/mapper/vgFOO-lv_bar 50G 50G 20K 100% /bar # find . | wc -l 52855 # lsof /bar | grep -i deleted # # findmnt /bar TARGET SOURCE FSTYPE OPTIONS /bar /dev/mapper/vgFOO-lv_bar xfs rw,relatime,attr2,inode64,noquota
So the space got full and also the inodes too. But this looks false from inode POV, since there were just 52855 files there.. and we removed some bigger files and space was available again.
The question: is this normal for XFS? That if the space gets full, the inodes will get to 100% too?