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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 9:25 am    Post subject: How to free up space in Gentoo Reply with quote

hi, well using Gentoo for sometime and Portage, my HD get full, and I even dont have that much Packages install!!!
Where did all the free space went? and how can I free some please? :?: :?:
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 9:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Have you read that:
http://gentoo-wiki.com/TIP_Free_up_disk_space_in_Gentoo

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gentoo-wiki:
This is just a little TIPs'n'Tricks page to teach you how to free up space on your hard drive - things like:

* portage garbage
* incomplete merges
* multiple versions of the same software
* temporary files
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 10:44 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

You may always delete stuff from /usr/portage/distfiles, if you don't care about downloading them later during upgrades.
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 21, 2006 12:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Moved from Installing Gentoo to Duplicate Threads, please see this FAQ: SA1: Running out of disk space.
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