[mythtv-users] Avoiding hard disk full messages

Greg Oliver oliver.greg at gmail.com
Thu Dec 16 18:56:34 UTC 2010

On Thu, Dec 16, 2010 at 12:51 PM, The GUIGuy <linux at finalfiler.com> wrote:
> I am running a combined front end/ back end on mythbuntu 10.10, mythtv 0.24.
> The primary hard disk is 2T.
> Recordings are marked to expire. In any case, there are no current
> recordings.
> Video files that are archived are archived to another HDD.
> This morning I am greeted by hard disk full messages.
> Is there any way to avoid this? If not, what am I supposed to delete when
> there are no visible files to delete?

They are probably just the system's checks.  You can turn off "Disk
Notifications" under Preferences->Startup Applications to disable

> Also, is there a way to tell mythtv to reserve a certain amount of free hard
> disk space?
> NB: the HDD is healthy.
> Thanks

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