Re: [Rpm-maint] [rpm-software-management/rpm] Size check is too strict (#1232)

2021-01-15 Thread Florian Festi
We are not looking deeper into this. Closing as I don't really see anything wrong with rpm's behaviour. -- You are receiving this because you are subscribed to this thread. Reply to this email directly or view it on GitHub:

Re: [Rpm-maint] [rpm-software-management/rpm] Size check is too strict (#1232)

2021-01-15 Thread Florian Festi
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Re: [Rpm-maint] [rpm-software-management/rpm] Size check is too strict (#1232)

2020-07-10 Thread Florian Festi
Double checking the code the unchanged files should not be counted when `%_minimize_writes` is enabled. So it obviously isn't in this test case. The question here is why the installation with `--ignoresize` passes without an error. I wonder if there is some trickery going on on the FS level to

Re: [Rpm-maint] [rpm-software-management/rpm] Size check is too strict (#1232)

2020-05-20 Thread Panu Matilainen
Yeah, upgrades temporarily needing twice the disk-space is to be expected and not a bug. That `%_minimize_writes` actually affects disk-space consumption estimation is an interesting side-effect that I hadn't even thought of until now, but of course it does. 4.16 will auto-enable this if

Re: [Rpm-maint] [rpm-software-management/rpm] Size check is too strict (#1232)

2020-05-19 Thread Florian Festi
Well, normally rpm saves the new file to disk first and then moves it over the old file. So it actually does need this space. The latest version has some optimization for SSDs where files that are unchanged are only checksummed. This may be why you don't see an error message here. -- You are

[Rpm-maint] [rpm-software-management/rpm] Size check is too strict (#1232)

2020-05-19 Thread Miroslav Suchý
With VM in OpenStack or in AWS, it happens quite often that the rpm tells me: ``` installing package FOO needs 220MB on the / filesystem ``` It quite often happens to me with `linux-firmware` which is big and needs nearly 300 MB unpacked, which is on 3GB of cloud image a lot. This statement