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Re: Upgrade Problem

On sex, 04 jan 2019, David Wright wrote:
On Fri 04 Jan 2019 at 16:52:45 (+0000), Eduardo M KALINOWSKI wrote:
And in this case, the problem is easy to solve:
  rm /path/to/some/large/files/*

Wrong again. The free space on /home is sufficient to hold 10 copies
of the entire / filesystem. And you presuppose that these large files
exist, for which the OP has currently shown no evidence.

The used disk space must be somewhere. But you're right, there is another possibility: lots of small files that together occupy a lot of space.