[CentOS] how to show only quota limit to users via SSH?

Eero Volotinen eero.volotinen at iki.fi
Wed Feb 24 11:45:21 UTC 2010

2010/2/24 Rudi Ahlers <rudiahlers at gmail.com>:
> On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 1:31 PM, Kai Schaetzl <maillists at conactive.com>
> wrote:
>>  df does not show quota.
>> quota shows quota.
>> And if you do not want to have the user access to a certain program you
>> have to remove it or prohibit access otherwise (-> restricted shell).
>> Kai
>> --
> Kai, don't take this the wrong way, but I can see this is going nowhere.
> When Bob logs into the server, via SSH, I want him to see how much space he
> has left. The server uses quotas to limit the user's space, and "df -h" only
> shows the whole server's disk usage, not the users. Is it possible, with df
> to show the user's disk usage, or not?

Yes, code your own df utility, but without secure limits to shell or
kernel people can get full information on other ways...


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