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Linux Plesk Server Exhausted of Free Disk Space After Trying To Download a Backup File

Applies To

  • Parallels Plesk Panel 11.x for Linux
  • Parallels Plesk Panel 10.x for Linux
  • Parallels Plesk Panel 9.x for Linux/Unix
  • Parallels Plesk Panel 8.x for Linux/Unix

Warning Sign

When you perform a system backup from the Parallels Plesk Control Panel, then after its completion you normally go to the Backup Manager and Click to download the current backup file. But sometimes file never get downloaded and you experience a slow  server performance.

Reason

The above situation occurs  most likely due to the unavailable free disk space on one of your partitions.

Explanation

If you have a small root partition:

[[email protected]/]# df -h
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/mapper/isw_Volume0p2
9.5G 6.1G 3.0G 68% /
/dev/mapper/isw_Volume0p6
437G 51G 364G 13% /var read more