Bug 1366517 - Mention storage requirements for /var/lib/qpidd
Summary: Mention storage requirements for /var/lib/qpidd
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Satellite
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Docs Install Guide
Version: 6.2.0
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
medium vote
Target Milestone: Unspecified
Assignee: Stephen Wadeley
QA Contact: Russell Dickenson
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-08-12 07:58 UTC by Pavel Moravec
Modified: 2019-09-26 16:18 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2016-08-25 07:23:27 UTC
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System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Bugzilla 1366323 None CLOSED Decrease the disk requirements of /var/lib/qpidd by decreasing efp-file-size 2019-10-16 11:44:47 UTC

Internal Links: 1366323

Description Pavel Moravec 2016-08-12 07:58:27 UTC
Document URL:

Section Number and Name: 
2.1. Storage Requirements and Recommendations

Describe the issue: 
/var/lib/qpidd consumes (slightly more than) 2MB per a Content Host, so for large deployments in thousands of systems, /var/lib/qpidd requires gigabytes of disk space. Storage requirements don't mention it.

Suggestions for improvement: 
Please mention this in the storage requirements.

The directory does not need to be on a dedicated logical volume, just a user should be aware of the disk space requirement (i.e. 20GB for 10k Content Hosts).

Additional information: 
See https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1366323 for background.

Comment 1 Andrew Dahms 2016-08-23 00:28:48 UTC
Assigning to Stephen for review.

Comment 7 Stephen Wadeley 2016-08-25 07:23:27 UTC

Thank you for raising this bug.

The changes are now live on the customer portal.

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