User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624 When using the save to disk function, the file is saved to the temporary folder first, then moved to the target destination. When downloading a very large file which is larger than the free space on the partition which holds the temporary folder, the file should be saved directly to the target destination. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Attempt to download a file larger than the free space on your temporary folder's drive to a drive where there is sufficient space. Actual Results: The download will consume all the disk space on the temporary folder's drive, then fail. Expected Results: The browser should have detected that there was insufficient space and opted to save the file directly to the target instead of the temporary directory.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 69938 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 16 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Which command are we talking about? I'm going to assume you meant "save target link as...", because that would cause a network event and probably trigger download manager. "Save page as", should read out of cache, and presumably not write to local temp space.
Component: Networking: File → Download Manager
QA Contact: benc → petersen
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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