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QUOTA(1)		  BSD General Commands Manual		      QUOTA(1)

NAME
     quota — display disk usage and limits

SYNOPSIS
     quota [-g] [-u] [-v | -q]
     quota [-u] [-v | -q] user
     quota [-g] [-v | -q] group

DESCRIPTION
     Quota displays users' disk usage and limits.  By default only the user
     quotas are printed.

     Options:

     -g	     Print group quotas for the group of which the user is a member.
	     The optional -u flag is equivalent to the default.

     -v	     quota will display quotas on filesystems where no storage is
	     allocated.

     -q	     Print a more terse message, containing only information on
	     filesystems where usage is over quota.

     Specifying both -g and -u displays both the user quotas and the group
     quotas (for the user).

     Only the super-user may use the -u flag and the optional user argument to
     view the limits of other users.  Non-super-users can use the the -g flag
     and optional group argument to view only the limits of groups of which
     they are members.

     The -q flag takes precedence over the -v flag.

     Quota reports the quotas of all the filesystems listed in /etc/fstab.  If
     quota exits with a non-zero status, one or more filesystems are over
     quota.

FILES
     quota.user	  located at the filesystem root with user quotas
     quota.group  located at the filesystem root with group quotas
     /etc/fstab	  to find filesystem names and locations

HISTORY
     The quota command appeared in 4.2BSD.

SEE ALSO
     quotactl(2), fstab(5), edquota(8), quotacheck(8), quotaon(8), repquota(8)

4.2 Berkeley Distribution	 June 6, 1993	     4.2 Berkeley Distribution
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