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by youzernaym
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: hdhr_disk_space_monitor - Automated Disk Space and Recording Management
Replies: 1
Views: 253

Re: hdhr_disk_space_monitor - Automated Disk Space and Recording Management

A word of caution for RECORD users who have multiple search paths configured as documented here : Don't use the free space maintenance part of hdhr_disk_space_monitor if those paths are on different file systems. Here's why... Imagine the following configured in hdhomerun.conf: RecordPath=/var/lib/h...
by youzernaym
Thu Jun 25, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Re: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space

Version 2.0.0 and beyond are documented here.
by youzernaym
Thu Jun 25, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: hdhr_disk_space_monitor - Automated Disk Space and Recording Management
Replies: 1
Views: 253

hdhr_disk_space_monitor - Automated Disk Space and Recording Management

This is a continuation of the Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space thread. Version 2.0.0 is a big change and deserves a new thread. hdhr_disk_space_monitor is a Python program that can be easily downloaded and installed using regular Python installation tools. It is hosted on GitHub , where you can fin...
by youzernaym
Wed Jun 10, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Version 1.5.0

[1.5.0] - 2020-06-10 Added Multiple devices can be monitored by a single process. Provide multiple device IDs, IP addresses, or hostnames to monitor specific devices. Use the keyword "ALL" as a device ID to monitor all devices found with a StorageID. Changed In maintain mode, if the requested count...
by youzernaym
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Version 1.3.0

[1.3.0] - 2020-06-08 Added Specify IP address or hostname instead of device ID Support for RECORD devices/installations Command-line option (-V|--version) to display version number Changed Disk space now displayed in powers of 10 instead of powers of 2 to match what is shown by the devices themselve...
by youzernaym
Fri May 01, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Re: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space

I've made what are probably the final changes for a while, so it should be stable now. There are lots of internal changes, but only slight changes to the output, and no real changes to the behavior. One thing to note if you are using this is that the short option for the configuration file has chang...
by youzernaym
Tue Apr 28, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Re: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space

Added the option to store settings in a configuration file. An example is available on GitHub alongside the script. Also multi-threaded the reporting and maintenance/deleting. So now the report always happens at a regular interval, and the maintenance runs in the background. It will let you know whe...
by youzernaym
Fri Apr 24, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Re: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space

Added an option to delete watched recordings first. Description updated above.
by youzernaym
Fri Apr 24, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Re: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space

A few changes have been made since the initial post a few days ago. Most importantly one of the URLs being called was using HTTP (insecure) and is now using HTTPS (secure).

So if you downloaded the script before the time of this post, please go and grab the latest version.

Thanks!
by youzernaym
Tue Apr 21, 2020 3:23 pm
Forum: Third Party Software
Topic: Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space
Replies: 8
Views: 1660

Maintaining Hard Drive Free Space

Version 2.0.0 and beyond are documented here . Everything below is outdated. I wrote a utility (python script) to monitor disk space utilization and optionally delete recordings to maintain some specified amount of free space. Posting here in case it might be useful to others. It can be found on git...