How is this possible?

Grant orbman at thingysrealm.myftp.org
Wed May 12 23:23:19 BST 2004


Pete French wrote:

>>I dont quite understand it, it says minus 54.2M, but it still allowd me 
>>to finish the transfer off...
>>    
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>
>You were working as root preseumably ? Root is allowed to over-run
>by an amount, because 100% is not actually 100% (to allow root room to
>manoeveur when discs fill)
>
>-bat.
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ummm yea i was using root, well i think i was...

oh right, so its a normal thing then, just a little worrying when it 
went minus i am used it windows where it would just run out and then 
crash... looks like them days are gone for me :)

Thanks all!
Grant.





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