check_free_space_in_dir¶

astropy.utils.data.check_free_space_in_dir(path, size)[source]

Determines if a given directory has enough space to hold a file of a given size. Raises an OSError if the file would be too large.

Parameters: path : str The path to a directory size : int A proposed filesize (in bytes) OSError : There is not enough room on the filesystem