University of Pretoria
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


Question: How does one prevent the web browser pop-up about SSL certificates when visiting a HTTPS UP site?
Answer: UP web sites tend to use certificates signed by the UP Root Certificate Authority (CA) and not SSL certificates signed by a trusted third party (trusted by your browser) such as Verisign or Thawte. To prevent the pop-up window, see .

Linux / Debian

Question: My AFS quota seems to depleted. How can I find out what is using the space?
Answer: If “fs lq ~” shows your available quota is used up, the most likely culprit is the “.Trash” subdirectory in your home directory. You can check by doing “du -s .Trash”. You quota may also be used up by the cache directories of your web browser. .