Bug 439968 - virt-manager does not check for disk space
virt-manager does not check for disk space
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: virt-manager (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Daniel Berrange
Virtualization Bugs
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Reported: 2008-04-01 01:00 EDT by Subhendu Ghosh
Modified: 2016-10-04 00:28 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 5.2
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Last Closed: 2008-06-23 15:42:23 EDT
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Description Subhendu Ghosh 2008-04-01 01:00:09 EDT
Description of problem:
virt-manager does not check to see if there is adequate disk space in the target
directory/mount point when installing to simple file.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. note amount of disk space in /opt
2. create a new vm disk in /opt that exceeds the free space.
3. virt-manager is happily start allocating blocks and then fails the complete
disk creation due to lack of space
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Expected results:

1. should check for free space in target directory
2. - provide error condition and option to reselect location and/or size
Comment 1 Daniel Berrange 2008-04-01 10:03:15 EDT
This will be addressed in virt-manager-0.5.3 scheduled for RHEL-5.2
Comment 2 Cole Robinson 2008-06-23 15:42:23 EDT
I've verified that is fixed in 5.2, so I'm closing this as CURRENTRELEASE.

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