[mythtv-users] Disk Space Way Wrong

Mark Lord mythtv at rtr.ca
Thu Apr 19 16:59:02 UTC 2012

On 12-04-19 10:20 AM, Trey Thompson wrote:
> I've got myth installed on a compact flash card, and a 2TB SATA drive for media.  There's currently
> nothing at all on the sata drive except the directories.
> On the system status pages (Mythweb and the Mac FrontEnd and the Ubuntu Frontend, it says:
> Total Space: 1,905,900 MB (Looks good)
> Space Used: 124,701 MB (um, where?!)
> A df -k and a du both show about 29GB in use on my sata drive.

Most likely it's the old bug whereby Mythtv shows the space free
on the root filesystem rather than on the filesystem where
recordings are kept.

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