[mythtv-users] Disk Space UI

Phil Bridges gravityhammer at gmail.com
Wed Jan 16 03:17:23 UTC 2008

On Jan 15, 2008 10:08 PM, Bryan Murphy <bryan.murphy at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jan 15, 2008 8:57 PM, Phil Bridges <gravityhammer at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Well, set her stuff at a low maximum episode limit - maybe 1?
> Sigh...
> I *ALREADY* do that.  But she finds *NEW STUFF*.  I'm constantly
> having to go in there, tweak settings, change limits, move things
> around, and delete stuff for her.  And, just when I think I'm done,
> she finds something new and I have to do it all over again.
> She's a smart girl, when something slaps her in the face, anyway.  The
> problem with MythTV is that there is too much going on behind the
> scenes, and no visibility into it.  I'm looking for ways I can make it
> more apparent to her what's going on, and what the consequences of
> what she does are.
> It's more of an educational problem.  I can continue doing what I'm
> doing, but I'd really like to improve the system so that she can
> educate herself (without having to dive into the esoterics of Linux
> and the command line).
> Bryan

She can't click through Information Center -> System Status -> Machine
Status?  That tells you approximately how much free space (in time)
you have left.

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