NFS mount point shows 100% utilization even after deleting lots of files on remote NetApp filer?

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  • NFS mount point is 100% full. Even after deleting lot of old files, the free space is not reflected.
  • Other client machine also shows 100% utilization for the same NFS share.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
  • NFS
  • NetApp

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