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Bug 111485 - dvd causes disk full warning
dvd causes disk full warning
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: diskcheck (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-12-04 07:35 EST by Giuliano Colla
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:59 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-12-05 09:03:43 EST
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Description Giuliano Colla 2003-12-04 07:35:56 EST
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Description of problem:
When a DVD is mounted on a CD/DVD drive, an hourly report of disk full
is generated for the DVD device

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
You need a system provided with CDROM/DVD unit
1. Insert a DVD in the drive
2. wait for next hour to tick, the give a couple of minutes of margin
3. login as root on a command line terminal

Actual Results:  check mail: you'll get a message from
Disk.Usage.Monitor stating that /dev/cdrom (/mnt/cdrom) is 100% full

Expected Results:  you shouldn't get any message. A DVD is full by

Additional info:

On the script /etc/cron.hourly/diskcheck are excluded from the check
the filesystems "none" "tmpfs" and "iso9660" but the "udf" filesystem
of DVD is not excluded.

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