QUOTAON(8) System Manager's Manual QUOTAON(8)
quotaon, quotaoff - turn file system quotas on and off
/usr/etc/quotaon [ -v ] filesystem...
/usr/etc/quotaon [ -av ]
/usr/etc/quotaoff [ -v ] filesystem...
/usr/etc/quotaoff [ -av ]
quotaon announces to the system that disk quotas should be enabled on
one or more file systems. The file systems specified must be mounted
at the time. The file system quota files must be present in the root
directory of the specified file system and be named quotas.
quotaoff announces to the system that file systems specified should
have any disk quotas turned off.
-a All file systems in /etc/fstab marked read-write with quotas
will have their quotas turned on. This is normally used at boot
time to enable quotas.
-v Display a message for each file system where quotas are turned
-a Force all file systems in /etc/fstab to have their quotas dis-
-v Display a message for each file system affected.
These commands update the status field of devices located in /etc/mtab
to indicate when quotas are on or off for each file system.
quotas quota file at the file system root
/etc/mtab mounted file systems
/etc/fstab default file systems
quotactl(2), fstab(5), mtab(5)
4th Berkeley Distribution 9 September 1987 QUOTAON(8)