Disk Space Script

Erik Max Francis max at alcyone.com
Sun Nov 25 00:09:08 CET 2007


mostro713 at gmail.com wrote:

> I would like to write a script in Python to email me when disk space
> gets below a certain value.
> 
> My first question (I'm sure of many) is how do get this output into a
> dictionary or list to index the values?

Read it in line by line with os.popen, or one of the more involved 
popen... modules, and then parse it however you like.

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