[mythtv-users] 0.22 autoexpire behavior

Yan Seiner yan at seiner.com
Mon Nov 16 22:17:53 UTC 2009


On Mon, November 16, 2009 2:10 pm, Michael T. Dean wrote:
> On 11/16/2009 05:04 PM, Yan Seiner wrote:
>> OK, so touch + chown created the files myth was complaining about.
>> These
>> expired normally.
>>
> ...
>> But it's still not autoexpiring anything that actually takes up space.
>>
>> selene:/data20/mythtv/recordings# df
>> Souborový systém      1K bloků   Použité     Volné Uži% Pipojeno
>> do
>> /dev/md20            1922866224 1901450808   1880220 100% /data20
>>
>> With 1.8 GB free, and expire running every 15 minutes, it should be
>> dumping 58 GB of recordings....
>
> It's still 100% full, therefore, Myth can not start a new recording.
> Therefore Myth will never start expiring.  Get that usage down to
> something less than 100% (ideally with a few percent free to handle the
> time between when Myth starts recording and when the autoexpire thread
> runs) and then start recording something (anything) to get the
> autoexpire to actually do stuff.

So does myth look at the % free number?

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