JeOS is oversized

Bug #760288 reported by Jonathan Carter on 2011-04-13
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Bug Description

http://testcases.qa.ubuntu.com/Install/ServerMinimalVirtualInstall

The following test case failed:

 * Amount of disk space used: 538M

Changed in ubuntu:
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Confirmed
Andres Rodriguez (andreserl) wrote :

In my case it used 533M for an amd64 ISO.

tags: added: iso-testing
Andres Rodriguez (andreserl) wrote :

After second reboot, it used 531M

Dave Walker (davewalker) on 2011-04-13
tags: added: server-nrs
Dave Walker (davewalker) on 2011-04-15
Changed in ubuntu:
milestone: none → ubuntu-11.04
Serge Hallyn (serge-hallyn) wrote :

Odd, mine came to 428M rootfs.

Serge Hallyn (serge-hallyn) wrote :

The test case will be updated to ask for rootfs size to be checked with 'du -shx /'.

The problem was that the rootfs is ext4. I had a 2G disk, whereas other posters had 6-8G. A 6-8G rootfs uses, apparently 100M in extra metadata than a 2G disk.

Changed in ubuntu:
status: Confirmed → Invalid
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