quotatab(5) — Linux manual page


QUOTATAB(5)                File Formats Manual               QUOTATAB(5)

NAME         top

       quotatab - Descriptions of devices with disk quotas

SYNOPSIS         top


DESCRIPTION         top

       The quotatab file lists human descriptions of devices for the
       purpose of warnquota(8) notifications.

       Each line consists of a device path name followed by a colon and
       a description. White space, apostrophe, and double quote
       characters surrounding the names and descriptions will be
       stripped. The description field can encode a new-line as a pipe

       Empty lines or lines starting with a hash sign or a semicolon are

EXAMPLE         top

       # comment
       /dev/sda2: Home directories.|This becomes the second line.

FILES         top

              list of device descriptions

SEE ALSO         top


COLOPHON         top

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