Disk Quota on Cooley
Disk quotas are enabled on project directories. Cooley uses the mira-home file system located at /gpfs/mira-home where quotas are also enforced. Cooley has three project file systems available to user. Details on the home file system are listed in File Systems. Following are descriptions and examples for the home file system, as well as the theta-fs0, grand, and eagle project filesystems.
Home Directory Quotas
By default, each home directory is assigned a default of 100GB. File ownership determines disk space usage.
To check the home directory usage, enter this command:
> myquota Name Type Filesystem GB_Used GB_Quota Grace =============================================================================================== userX User mira-home 44.13 100.00 none
Project Directory Quotas
The Grand, Eagle, and Lustre project file system (/lus/theta-fs0) support project quotas. The amount of data stored under /lus/
To check project quota usage on the file systems, enter this command:
> myprojectquotas Lustre : Current Project Quota information for projects you're a member of: Name Type Filesystem Used Quota Grace =============================================================================================== projectX Project theta-fs0 354.4T 700T - projectY Project theta-fs0 916k 1T - projectZ Project grand 8k 1000T - projectX Project eagle 1.87T 1000T -
Use our allocations request form to ask for a quota increase.
If you need a quota increase for your INCITE/ALCC/ALCC/ESP project directory, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the machine, project name, new quota amount and reason for the increase.