Do not attempt to change any settings unless you know what you are doing! I have system backups, multiple boots and this installation is not the one I use daily. (In other words, doing the following could well bork my system).
With that said, this is a work-around that seems to have worked to disable the Low Disk Warning for a single partition on my system.
The warnings are normally a great help to let us know that we need to do some housework on our system, my use of the partition is a non-standard one where I know the partition is full and I want it that way. (In this case, the warning is not needed or wanted).
After a bit of digging, I found the following link. https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-settings-daemon/+bug/881376
The link is evidently for a Ubuntu bug and I have no idea how accurate any of the information provided there is. (I only provide it as a source of my research).
My interest was specifically in comment #26 (David Lesieur (davidlesieur) wrote on 2013-04-09:)
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gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.housekeeping ignore-paths "['/my/mount/path/to/ignore', '/my/other/mount/path/to/ignore']"
As noted, the partition on my system that keeps getting the warning is a VirtualBox .vdi file (virtual disk), I have it designated in fstab as /VBhold - Containing the virtual disk is this partition's only purpose.
I replaced the path in the code noted above as follows
and invoked at the command line:
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gsettings set org.gnome.settings-daemon.plugins.housekeeping ignore-paths "['/VBhold']"
So far, so good.
I logged out and back in and no warning ... previously the warning would pop up within a few moments after login.Again, please don't try this at home
, this is the first time I've used the "gsettings" command and don't know much about it other than what the 'man' pages tell me. Hopefully a more experienced user will chime in to let us know more about this command and potential consequences of it's use.*
I'm going to mark this as [Solved] but this is specific to my system only.