Current Quota levels
When you login to viking, you will land in your home directory:
There is also a scratch folder inside your home directory:
All users are give a 3TB filestore quota on scratch, and 50GB in their home directory /users/abc123. We also have a "number of files" limit in /users/abc123 of 100K. Below is a summary:
|Directory||Path||Quota (size)||Quota (no. of files)|
|scratch||/users/abc123/scratch||3 TB||no limit|
If you need more scratch space please email email@example.com. We are more than happy to accommodate large data projects.
Checking your quota
To check how much space you have left, run the following command:
This will produce the following
What happens when you go over quota
When you login to Viking you will be told if you are over quota. If this is in users area you will need to either delete or move your files to scratch. There is a grace period of 7 days after which you will lose access to Viking.
If you are over quota in the scratch area and need more space email firstname.lastname@example.org where we can increase your quota. There is a grace period of 7 days after which you will lose access to Viking.