[mythtv-users] MythArchive: /dev/dvd "No space left on device"

Ma Begaj derliebegott at gmail.com
Mon Dec 24 23:25:43 UTC 2007


2007/12/24, Brian Wood <beww at beww.org>:
> Ma Begaj wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I wanted to archive 5 recorded shows to a single layer dvd. I choosed
> > for all five recordings EP (Extended Play) as encoder profile.
> >
> > After selecting EP for all recordings, new should 4318MB. And a single
> > layer DVD has according to mytharchive 4482MB. But I archiving fails
> > with this error:
> >
> > ######################################################
> > Finished  dvdauthor
> > Burning ISO image to /dev/dvd
> > growisofs -dvd-compat  -Z /dev/dvd -dvd-video -V 'MythTV DVD' /mnt/tmp/work/dvd
> > Running growisofs to burn DVD
> > Executing 'mkisofs -dvd-video -V MythTV DVD /mnt/tmp/work/dvd |
> > builtin_dd of=/dev/dvd obs=32k seek=0'
> > :-( /dev/dvd: 2297888 blocks are free, 2375976 to be written!
> > :-( write failed: No space left on device
> > mkisofs: Broken pipe. cannot fwrite 2048*2
> > ------------------------------------------------------------
> > ERROR: Failed while running growisofs.
> > Result 156, Command was: growisofs -dvd-compat  -Z /dev/dvd -dvd-video
> > -V 'MythTV DVD' /mnt/tmp/work/dvd
> > Please check the troubleshooting section of the README for ways to fix
> > this error
> > ------------------------------------------------------------
> >
> > Terminated
> > ######################################################
> >
> > Does MythArchive calculate the new size correctly? Or are my DVDs to small :)?
>
> You may have calculated the size of the recordings, but you also have to
> allow space for the menus, any music you might have selected, etc.
>

Me? I did not calculate anything, MythArchive did that. Should not
MythArchive calculate all the sizes?

And the difference between calculated size of 4318MB and dvd size
4482MB is over 160MB and I believe that should be enough for menus. or
not?


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