[mythtv-users] shows not autoexpiring and hard drive filling up
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon May 14 02:54:37 UTC 2007
On 05/13/2007 10:48 PM, Chris Pinkham wrote:
> * On Sun May 13, 2007 at 10:06:45PM -0400, Matt wrote:
>> Well, my drive filled up and autoexpire is definitely not working.
>> Here's my logs from right before the drive filled up with "-v file".
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.301 AutoExpire: FillDBOrdered: Adding chanid 1013
>> @ Sun Mar 11 03:00:00 2007 to expire list
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.302 AutoExpire: FillDBOrdered: Adding chanid 1012
>> @ Sat Mar 31 17:00:00 2007 to expire list
> These lines show that it is finding recordings that it will try to expire
> in order to free up space.
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.330 Not Enough Free Space! We want 2754 MB
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.330 Directories on filesystem ID 1:
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.331 hercules:/mythtv/recordings/area2
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.332 Searching for expireable files in these directories
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.332 Checking 1013 @ 2007-03-11T03:00:00 =>
>> Maximum Exposure
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.333 ERROR: Can't find file for 1013 @
> And here's where it shows that it needs to free up some space and wants to
> delete a recording, but can't find the file for it.
> Where is the file for chanid 1013 @ 2007-03-11T03:00:00 located at? Is
> it /mythtv/recordings/area2/1013_20070311030000.mpg (or .nuv) or is it
> somewhere else?
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.334 Checking 1012 @ 2007-03-31T17:00:00 =>
>> Maximum Exposure
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.334 ERROR: Can't find file for 1012 @
> Looks like the same issue down the line.
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.351 SG(Default): FindRecordingFile: Searching for
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.353 SG(Default): FindRecordingDir: Checking
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.354 SG(Default): FindRecordingFile: Found
> This makes me wonder, because it found this file in 'area1' and not 'area2'.
> How are your backends and Storage Groups setup?
>> 2007-05-13 21:25:13.403 AutoExpire: SendDeleteMessages. Nothing to expire.
> Since it didn't find any files on the area2 filesystem that can be expired,
> it could't delete anything.
Matt, does your disk configuration sound similar to mine (as described
in the ticket http://svn.mythtv.org/trac/ticket/3392 , the line "For
reference, I have 2 dedicated backends and one remote frontend. Each
backend has its own storage and I am not using any network filesystems
to share files." ). If so, what happens when you apply the patch on
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