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Old 2006-07-26, 02:12 AM
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Couldn't allocat dir [Errno 22]

Hey,
Trying to download the smashing pumpkins drown disc. Everytime a click on the torrent and determine where it is to go i get the following: couldn't allocate dir [errno 22]. I looked in the faq to no avail. Never seen it before and it is the only torrent it happens on. Thanks in advance for any help.
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Old 2006-07-26, 03:54 AM
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Re: Couldn't allocat dir [Errno 22]

I think it means you are lacking hd space and/or need to defrag
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Old 2006-07-26, 04:00 AM
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Re: Couldn't allocat dir [Errno 22]

I believe that is the error message for an invalid character in the directory name. Looking at the torrent, I saw a ":" in the dir name. Try removing that character from the name and try it then.
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Old 2006-07-26, 04:29 PM
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Re: Couldn't allocat dir [Errno 22]

Explosivo, I think you are correct, but I cannot download the torrent name; and thus I cannot remove the character. Any suggestions. Thanks so far.
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Old 2006-07-26, 06:20 PM
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Re: Couldn't allocat dir [Errno 22]

Perhaps try downloading it with a different browser. Try firefox and you'll never want to go back to IE.
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