Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (4)
full - always full device
If your system does not have
created already, it
can be created with the following commands:
mknod -m 666 /dev/full c 1 7
chown root:root /dev/full
has major device number 1
and minor device number 7.
Writes to the
device fail with an
This can be used to test how a program handles disk-full errors.
Reads from the
device will return \0 characters.
will always succeed.
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