App that monitors disks and emails on low space?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by opticalserenity, Jun 14, 2012.

  1. opticalserenity macrumors 6502a

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    I'm in search of an app I can run on 10.7+ that monitors disks that I specify and sends me a notification when a preset minimum amount of disk space is reached.

    I'd prefer it to be an APNS push notification, but I'll take older legacy methods such as email.
     
  2. Alameda macrumors 6502a

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    Can't you just write a shell or Perl script and put it on a Crontab to do that?
     
  3. GGJstudios macrumors Westmere

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    If you're getting low on drive space, it can affect performance. Rather than closely monitor it, it's better to get additional/larger drive(s), so you're not anywhere close to filling up a drive. 10% free space is good, more is better.
     

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