IOError: [Errno 12] Not enough space

LnT tlnarayana at gmail.com
Wed Apr 12 08:21:30 EDT 2017


On Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 11:13:22 AM UTC+5:30, LnT wrote:
> Hello eryk sun,
> Thanks so much for your input.
> 
> could you please advice.
> 1) Any workaround for this issue ?
> 2) is it good to report issue in Windows OS help desk ?
> 
> Regards,
> LnT
> 
> 
> 
> On Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 8:18:11 AM UTC+5:30, eryk sun wrote:
> > On Tue, Apr 11, 2017 at 12:30 PM, LnT <tlnarayana at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Opening browser 'firefox' to base url 'https://onbdev.nbpa.com/zae'
> > > [ WARN ] Keyword 'Capture Page Screenshot' could not be run on failure:
> > > No browser is open
> > > | FAIL |
> > > IOError: [Errno 12] Not enough space
> > > --------------------------------------------------------------------
> > >
> > > I have cleared %TEMP% and reran the script.
> > 
> > Errno 12 is ENOMEM. It's a memory error and has nothing to do with
> > disk space. The fact that you're getting this error while doing I/O
> > seems odd if you're really using Windows 10. In Windows 7 this error
> > is not uncommon with console I/O, since a small 64K heap of shared
> > memory is used for IPC between the client and the console host
> > (conhost.exe). Buffers for reading from and writing to the console can
> > be no larger than the largest contiguous block in this shared heap.
> > Otherwise the request fails with ERROR_NOT_ENOUGH_MEMORY, which the
> > CRT translates to the errno value ENOMEM. Windows 8+ uses a kernel
> > device (ConDrv) for IPC between the client and console host, so it
> > doesn't have this limitation.

Hi ,
you may please close this thread.
Resolved the issue.

Root cause - Post restart the Windows VM , Firefox browser was blocked @ Firewall.

Regards,
LnT


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