Frustrating quota error on Centos 6.2 and Xen

First, you should check to see if "/dev/root" exists:

ll /dev/root

If it does not exist, try linking "/dev/xvda" to it via:

ln -s /dev/xvda /dev/root

Then, run the following command:


If you continue to receive the "quotacheck: Quota for users is enabled on mountpoint / so quotacheck might damage the file." message, then it may be wise to consult with a system administrator (rather than forcing the check) to ensure you do not damage your file system.