Opened 3 months ago

Last modified 3 months ago

#32272 new defect

Lots of left-over folders in tor-browser-build/tmp folder filling up disk

Reported by: pospeselr Owned by: boklm
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/rbm Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: tbb-team, gk Actual Points:
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Description

For some reason folders in tor-browser-build/tmp sometimes do not get removed. The data here is not re-used between invocations of make and take up many 10s of gigabytes, so after time your build disk can become full.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 3 months ago by gk

Cc: gk added

comment:2 Changed 3 months ago by boklm

I think we need to identify the cases where directories or files do not get removed from the tmp directory.

Some might be difficult to fix (for example a reboot in the middle of the build), but maybe there are others we can fix.

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