one of those days or 19gb log files

quotaBananas woke one morning to find that her cron* jobs where running a bit behind schedule.

I had a huge kernel log file of 19gb and messages file of that length as well.  I attributed blame to the usb printers from HP who are extremely verbose in telling me that the usb connection has somehow got loose**.

Having dumped these files i notice that it is not showing the space as free.  I reboot once a month being glad i dont have to put up with weird shit like this daily.

* a scheduler in linux ** an elephant wandered past the monkey house?

by golly but...

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