Tool for warning user that partition is almost full?

Philip Rodrigues philip.rodrigues at
Thu Mar 23 13:11:20 GMT 2006

Felix E. Klee wrote:

> I just found "diskfree":
> However, it requires KDE 3.4 and the machine where the tool is needed runs
> 3.3.  Nevertheless I tried installing it on a KDE 3.3 system: The
> installation process went smoothly.  However, when I start the applet,
> then I get the following error message:
>   Could not start process Unable to create io-slave:
>   klauncher said: Unknown protocol 'devices'.
>   .
> Any idea whether this is really due to the lack of version 3.4, or whether
> the reason for the error message may be something else?

IIRC the devices:/ ioslave was added in 3.4, so unfortunately, you can't run
diskfree with 3.3, it would seem.

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